The nonprofit, low overhead, payroll tax financed FICA system has efficiently administered Medicare since 1965! The FICA is a federal organization with a 46-year history of collecting Medicare payroll taxes, and depositing them into the nonprofit Medicare trust fund. The Medicare trust fund is used to pay: hospitals, doctors, medical equipment companies, and drug companies, when Medicare patients use their Medicare medical benefits.
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1. Where’s the gain from forcing seniors out of an admittedly expensive Medicare system, into a significantly more expensive private health insurance system?
2. Why would Republicans want to provide “Direct Federal Premium Support Payments” to private health insurance monopolies?
3. Why would Republicans trust senior’s health care to an industry monopoly that has a well-documented history of increasing corporate profits by cheating its customers?