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Seniors would pay the price of Ryan’s plan to overhaul Medicare
Los Angeles Times

We’ve been hearing — and will continue to hear — a lot about how Paul Ryan’s plan to overhaul Medicare and Medicaid would cripple the safety-net healthcare programs.

Fair criticism? The answer, as Bill Clinton might say, depends on what your definition of “cripple” is. The Ryan plan has been around for months. It’s taken on new heft since Ryan, a conservative congressman from Wisconsin, was tapped over the weekend by Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to be his running mate.