Statements about Medicare

"The Ryan budget gets rid of Medicare in 10 years and turns it into a voucher program."

Brendan Doherty wants "to repeal Obamacare, increasing drug prices for seniors."

"President Obama is attacking Paul Ryan on Medicare even though it is his administration with the help of Jim Langevin who cut $716 billion from Medicare."

"(Brendan) Doherty wants to raise the eligibility age for Social Security benefits for anyone born after 1960, with no regard for the challenges it would cause for people working in physically demanding occupations."

Medicare insurance premiums will be rising to "$120.20 per month in 2013 and $247.00 per month in 2014."

"Massachusetts is reporting a trend far below the national trend in the escalation of health-care costs in this year."

"We have $60 billion in 2010 in Medicare fraud."

"We just fought a Republican budget that ends Medicare as we know it."

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