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Medicare fight hits House, Senate races
The Hill

The battle over Social Security and Medicare has been resurrected in House and Senate races across the country, with candidates and their allies stretching the truth as they squabble with opponents about who would inflict the most damage on the nation’s seniors.

The scrap has worked its way into candidate debates, mailers and television ads — and prompted one senator’s unsuccessful quest to have an attack ad pulled off the air.