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Medicare Needs Responsible Solutions, Not Harmful Benefit Cuts

En español | Medicare provides guaranteed, affordable coverage that millions of older Americans depend on. However, the program faces a number of challenges, including the rising cost of health care and a growing aging population. Without adjustments, Medicare will no longer be able to cover the full amount of seniors’ hospital bills in about 10 years.
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Demystifying the COLA Cut Known as Chained CPI: AARP Executive VP and economist Debra Whitman explains why the chained CPI is a growing benefit cut that is most harmful for the oldest and poorest beneficiaries of Social Security.

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