Medicare

  • Trump's Medicare administrator thinks Medicare is 'scary'

    Here’s the Trump administration official in charge of running Medicare, tweeting out a Halloween message on Wednesday.

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    This year’s scariest Halloween costume goes to... pic.twitter.com/QtRbdmiR8T

    — Administrator Seema Verma (@SeemaCMS) October 31, 2018

    She runs Medicare and she thinks it’s “scary.” Which pretty much speaks to everyone Trump has hired to run out government.

    Perhaps because that tweet got so much blast-back from an enraged Twitter populace, she came back with this...


  • Medicare for All expands Medicare, does not obliterate it, as Donald Trump says

    The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Medicare for All expands Medicare, does not obliterate it, as Donald Trump says

    President Donald Trump has picked up a time-tested Democratic attack line. "A vote for Democrats is also a vote to destroy Medicare," Trump said at a rally in Charlotte, North Carolina on Oct. 26. When Democrats said Republicans "voted to end Medicare" in 2011, we called it the Lie of the Year. Trump is also wrong here. In rallies across the country, Trump has been claiming health...


  • Trump Medicare chief says more Americans having Medicare is scary

    Seema Verma isn’t a well-known member of President Donald Trump’s administration, but she is an important one. As the administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, Verma is in charge of overseeing health programs that over 100 million Americans rely on. So it seemed like an odd choice for Trump’s Medicare chief to call […]