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Subject:  Re: Higher Medicare premiums for Top 25% Date:  4/13/2013  2:46 PM
Author:  tjscott0 Number:  71993 of 75539

In regards to the medicare premiums; I would like to point out seniors are getting a very good deal as they are paying only 25 to 35% of the cost of the program. The balance is subsidized by the taxpayer.

From the article. As a rule, taxpayers pay for 75 percent of Medicare’s outpatient and prescription benefits.
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