Top Senate Democrat Rejects Raising Medicare Eligibility Age

From ThinkProgress Sun Dec 9 2012, 11:43:54

As rumors swirl that Democrats may consider raising the Medicare eligibility age to reach a deal before the looming "fiscal cliff," a top Senate Democrat expressed opposition to that option Sunday. Speaking on Meet the Press, Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) said raising the age at which seniors can receive Medicare from 65 to [...]

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