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Senate Democrats rip GOP’s plan for Medicare
Modern Healthcare

Amid conflicting news reports over whether Republicans would continue to push an overhaul of Medicare as part of their deficit-reduction plan, Senate Democrats piled on with 50 signing a letter released Thursday that called the proposal “reckless and irresponsible.”

Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) led all but four Senate Democrats in sending letters to President Barack Obama and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor expressing their opposition to the plan.