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House Approves Bill To Stop Cut To Medicare Doctors

AP | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

BY ANDREW TAYLOR, THE ASSOCIATED PERSS WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday passed legislation to give doctors a yearlong reprieve from a loom...

House Finalizing Bill To Stop Cuts To Medicare Doctors

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Doctors who treat Medicare patients would get a last-minute reprieve from a scheduled 24 percent cut in their government reimburse...

Congressional Leaders Agree On Measure Preventing Medicare Payment Cuts

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders agreed Wednesday on legislation to avert a threatened 24 percent cut in fees to doctors who treat Medicare p...

The GOP's Medicare Defectors

Mother Jones | Posted 07.24.2011 | Politics

The Senate is likely to hold a vote on Rep. Paul Ryan's budget in the upcoming days. The measure is all but assured to fail, but Senate Majority Leade...

Ryan Grim

Lieberman Wins: Medicare Compromise On Chopping Block | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Lieberman has forced his will on the Senate Democratic caucus and the nation as a whole. After the party reached a compromise last week to effecti...