2 former Wisconsin politicians push f...

2 former Wisconsin politicians push for "me...

There are 2 comments on the WNFL-AM Green Bay story from Jan 17, 2013, titled 2 former Wisconsin politicians push for "me.... In it, WNFL-AM Green Bay reports that:

Former Democratic Governor Tony Earl and former House Republican Scott Klug of Madison urged Congress Thursday to consider the controversial budget-cutter. Both men head the Wisconsin chapter of the "Campaign to Fix the Debt." They say higher age and means limits for getting Medicare and Social Security would reduce the numbers of Americans getting ... (more)

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#1 Jan 18, 2013
And why is Medicare in a problem?

The doctors and medical industry are way way over the top in what they think they deserve in compensation.

Maybe the answer lies in making health care affordable.
American Lady

Danville, KY

#2 Jan 18, 2013
The Reality of Death Panels

I don't think that her worries about rationing are wrong. I even think it's reasonable to believe that IPAB will be a "death panel"; if it works as designed, it probably will deny potentially lifesaving, but extremely expensive, treatments.

But Palin chose to dramatize the issue as a kind of regulatory human life review, where we have a government agency in charge of deciding which individuals are worth treating.


Nov 1, 2012
The whole discussion on this thread is about whether Palin was honest or not. You've just said "what the hell is wrong with death panel". You can't now say that Palin was dishonest for saying what you supported amounts to a death panel.
Palin WAS right!
Even a left leaning blog says SO!...!!!

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