The Republicans' 'Vouchercare' is not Medicare

Krugman, Paul
June 2011
Southern Illinois Labor Tribune;6/16/2011, Vol. 74 Issue 46, p20
The article offers information on the proposed budget plan by the House Republicans that would establish a new version of Medicare called "Vouchercare," a health insurance program that would pay a fixed amount to healthcare providers which is higher for the poor and lower for the rich ones in the U.S.


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