TITLE

FIXING RYAN'S MEDICARE PLAN

AUTHOR(S)
PASCAL, MARC
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;5/10/2011, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the proposal of Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan for a Medicare Voucher plan for people under 55 in the U.S. It mentions that many criticizes Ryan's proposal for not addressing the high cost of healthcare and health insurance systems. The author states that the country can utilize less expensive systems around the world to help control healthcare costs in the country.
ACCESSION #
60510984

 

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