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Can overhaul law save Medicare?

Associated Press, May 3, 2010

Sorting out what the healthcare overhaul means for Medicare's finances can be confusing, the Associated Press reports. Federal accounting practices allow the health program for people 65 or older to get a credit for savings that actually will largely get spent to cover younger generations, for example. Here, the AP provides some questions and answers on what is looming for the sensitive issue that could be brought to the forefront during congressional elections this fall.