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defendandprotect Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-25-11 02:21 AM
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  -The 46 year Republican war against medicare. Swede  Apr-24-11 01:57 PM   #0 
  - I work with a woman,  xmas74   Apr-24-11 02:01 PM   #1 
  - They seem like the sensible, kind of Conservatives.  Mojeoux   Apr-24-11 05:05 PM   #8 
     - I don't know about that.  xmas74   Apr-24-11 06:50 PM   #11 
        - It must be confusing for them. Who to hate, who to believe.  Mojeoux   Apr-25-11 12:38 AM   #16 
           - Now that I could envision. nt  xmas74   Apr-25-11 11:03 PM   #18 
  - Why did they add Part D then?  dkf   Apr-24-11 02:18 PM   #2 
  - It was a plan to "humanize" GW a bit (like the AIDS in Africa assistance)  SoCalDem   Apr-24-11 03:00 PM   #3 
  - That's really irrelevant, given the latest House vote.  WinkyDink   Apr-24-11 05:16 PM   #9 
  - Part D is a joke. It was plain and simple a giveaway to Big Pharma.  madinmaryland   Apr-24-11 03:19 PM   #4 
  - Do you think we should get rid of it?  dkf   Apr-24-11 03:32 PM   #5 
     - No.....fix it....  Wounded Bear   Apr-24-11 03:39 PM   #6 
     - No. I think it should be fixed. The government should be allowed to bargain  madinmaryland   Apr-24-11 03:56 PM   #7 
        - Medicare isn't capped so you can't increase the wages to which it applies.  dkf   Apr-24-11 06:10 PM   #10 
           - Yes, I would prefer as you suggest a tiered medicare tax.  madinmaryland   Apr-24-11 06:56 PM   #12 
              - It's something to consider.  dkf   Apr-24-11 07:04 PM   #13 
                 - Well, put that way...  madinmaryland   Apr-24-11 07:09 PM   #14 
                    - I'd say it should be part of the income tax structure.  dkf   Apr-24-11 07:47 PM   #15 
  - kr  defendandprotect   Apr-25-11 02:21 AM   #17 

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