John Cornyn, US Senate (R-TX)House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Health Subcommittee Hearing - IPAB: The Controversial Consequences for Medicare and Seniors (Testimony) Thursday, July 14th, 2011
“Something must be done about the unsustainable growth rate of the Medicare program. We should all be able to agree on that. Like many Americans and many members of the committee, however, I believe that IPAB is not the answer. Members of the committee are familiar with how the IPAB is supposed to function. Here are my concerns….
Medicare beneficiaries have paid their hard earned money into Medicare for years and it should be these same beneficiaries, their families, and their providers who determine the health care that is right for them.
Thank you for allowing me to testify today. ” READ FULL ARTICLE