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Clinton proposal would expand Medicare
By Jerry Geisel
From Business Insurance on Sunday, May 22, 2016
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“We may not see a lot of details. Right now, this is campaign rhetoric,” said Steve Wojcik, vice president of public policy at the National Business Group on Health in Washington.

Whether Congress would take up a lower Medicare-eligibility age proposal isn't known. Legislators, though, almost certainly would hold back if the cost weakened Medicare's financial health, Mr. Wojcik said.

“This could accelerate the time table on when Medicare is projected to become insolvent, especially if there is adverse selection,” Mr. Wojick said.