House OKs bipartisan Medicare doctor bill; fate up to Senate

In uncommon bipartisan harmony, the House approved a $214 billion bill on Thursday permanently blocking physician Medicare cuts, moving Congress closer to resolving a problem that has plagued it for years. The lopsided 392-37 vote shifted pressure onto the Senate, where…

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The Lie behind Social Security  — Dan Weber, AMAC (via American Thinker)

Social Security is in trouble. We all know this, or should. But there is a cheat within the system, and it is time the cheat was brought into the full light of day. In short, Democrat lawmakers — and Republicans who have remained…

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Senators block Social Security amendment to budget  — The Hill

Senators on Tuesday blocked an amendment from Senate Democrats aimed at protecting Social Security. Senators voted 51-48 on a procedural motion, after Democrats tried to override the decision of Sen. Mike Enzi’s (R-Wyo.), the chairman of the Budget Committee, to…

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Conservative House Republican budget would cut $7.1T  — The Hill

A conservative budget released by the House Republican Study Committee (RSC) on Monday would balance in five years by cutting $7.1 trillion in spending over the next decade. The cuts are much more than the $5.5 trillion in proposed cuts included in the…

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How the bipartisan Medicare deal will hurt retirees  — Market Watch

A recent agreement on a budget deal between Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Republican House Speaker John Boehner is being heralded as the return of bi-partisanship. The deal, which will soon be voted on, addresses payments to doctors…

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Complete Question: I was married to my first husband for 15 years. That didn’t work out and I got remarried. After being married to him for 12 years, we also called it quits and the divorce became final a few…

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