Topics: Politics, Medicaid, Medicare, Health Reform
KHN's Mary Agnes Carey and Marilyn Werber Serafini talk with Jackie Judd about President Obama's Wednesday speech outlining his details for reducing the deficit and hitting back at a Republican deficit plan. In it, Obama laid out his plans for preserving Medicare while cutting spending in the program, and he also rejected a Republican plan to give states block grants for Medicaid.
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-- Video Excerpts Of President Barack Obama On Health Care And The Deficit
-- Document: Obama's Proposal On Deficit Reduction
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