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Harkin Co-Sponsors Bill to Protect Medicare

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 6:46 am

Iowa Senator Tom Harkin yesterday praised the passage of Colorado Senator Michael Bennet’s amendment to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which Harkin cosponsored. The amendment says in clear terms that nothing in the Senate health reform legislation will cut guaranteed Medicare benefits. The amendment passed unanimously.