Legislative Update for Week Ending April 11, 2014
This week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the final 2015 payment rates for Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, and Members of the House considered numerous budget proposals for fiscal year 2015. In … Continued
Legislative Update for Week Ending April 4, 2014
This week, Members of Congress passed a one-year “doc fix” to prevent a 24 percent pay cut for doctors who treat Medicare patients, and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan released his fiscal 2015 budget … Continued
Rapid Growth in Number Of Seniors Who Pay Tax on Social Security Benefits
New Poll by The Senior Citizens League Alexandria, VA: A new poll released today by The Senior Citizens League (TSCL) suggests rapid growth in the number of seniors who pay taxes on their Social Security … Continued
What Would Food Cost Today If Prices Increased As Fast As Medicare?
Take A Look At This New Chart From The Senior Citizens League Alexandria, VA: Today’s seniors are living longer and spending more years in retirement — which is why a Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) … Continued