Message to Congress: Protect Medicaid

Medicaid provides medical assistance to some of the nation’s neediest and most vulnerable populations. Medicaid helps provide health care and economic security for America’s families. The public values its benefit: 3 out of 4 people oppose cutting Medicaid as a … Continue reading

HCAN Fact Sheet: Raising the Medicare Eligibility Age Would Shift Costs to Seniors, States and Employers

A PDF of this fact sheet may be downloaded here. House Speaker John Boehner has proposed denying Medicare to seniors until they reach age 67. This plan would not address the root causes of rising health care expenditures, but it … Continue reading