Medicare Costs Are Going Down: Thanks, Obamacare?

While national spending on health care is sky-rocketing, we can be thankful to Obamacare for one thing: the direct costs of Medicare are not projected to be quite as high as the Congressional Budget Office once thought. Why is that? And some [of the decrease in Medicare spending is] because of cuts in health care spending passed by Congress. The Affordable Care Act, in particular, made significant reductions to Medicare‚Äôs spending on hospitals and private Medicare plans, to help subsidize insurance Read more […]