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Obama's Medicare Fear Mongering Will Drown in the Facts

scott s. Wrote: Aug 17, 2012 4:24 PM
Well, you do get your EOB (explanation of benefits) from CMS but that's long after the fact. Same thing if you are in a Medicare Advantage program.
Analysts may be correct that the presidential election won't primarily turn on entitlements reform, but by choosing Paul Ryan as his running mate, Mitt Romney can, contrary to conventional wisdom, make it a winning issue and lay the foundation for a reform mandate when he wins.

Besides, the economy and entitlements are wholly integrated issues: We cannot ultimately fix the economy long term without entitlement reform, and we can't balance the budget or retire the debt without a growing economy.

Democrats appear jubilant about the Ryan pick, believing his close association with entitlement reform provides an opening...