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Study Finds Premium Support Plan Could Raise Medicare Premiums In Many Parts of Country

The type of proposal championed by Republicans to overhaul Medicare by giving beneficiaries a fixed amount of money to purchase insurance could lead to significant increases in premium costs in some parts of the country, according to a new study. If the plan had been in place in 2010, six in 10 Medicare beneficiaries—about 25 million […]