CHICAGO–(ENEWSPF)–October 17, 2012. The House Republican Budget makes a number of significant changes to Medicare, Medicaid, and numerous other programs that benefit seniors. Their budget principles are simple: Make seniors pay much more for much less while enriching private insurers and drug companies; and put greater financial burdens on seniors.
A report drafted by Rep. Henry Waxman, Ranking Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee assesses the impact of the Ryan budget on seniors in every congressional district. The report contains data demonstrating the many ways in which the Ryan budget threatens the critical programs that seniors depend on.
View and download the reports for each congressional district here.