Doctors face 23% cut in Medicare payments due to ObamaCare

theblogprof 11/10/2010

As part of the bogus magic numbers trumpeted by liberals and the establishment MSM in the run-up to ObamaCare was the double-counting of savings, 6 years of benefits for 10 years of taxes, $500 billion siphoned out of Medicare, and the ‘doctor fix’ where to make the numbers ‘work,’ doctors were going to […]

Senate fails to spare doctors from Medicare cuts

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar and Stephen Ohlemacher The Washington Times 6/18/2010

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a week of partisan wrangling, the Senate on Friday passed legislation to spare doctors a 21 percent cut in Medicare payments looming for months. But the last-ditch effort came too late.

Moments after the Senate acted, Medicare announced it would begin processing […]

Democratic memo instructs staffers to mislead voters and media on “doctor fix”

Update: It’s a hoax, say Dems; Update: Stupak bloc to hold press conference

Ed Morrissey 3/19/2010

Earlier today, a source in Washington DC sent me a scan of a memo that Democratic leadership has passed to staffers on the Hill instructing them how to handle the media and their bosses in the next 72 […]