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Dems, Reps agree on Medicare
San Francisco Chronicle

After decades of bickering, Democrats and Republicans now agree that a reduction in the rate of growth in spending is not a cut. House minority leader Nancy Pelosi, the San Francisco Democrat who has long attacked previous GOP “cuts” in social programs, today re-issued an analysis from Politifact rebutting the claim by Mitt Romney and congressional Republican charges that the Affordable Care Act cut $716 billion from Medicare.