ONEBGG Monday, 10/21/19 04:33:40 PM Re: None Post # of 311347 AARP Obamacare Billions How the AARP Made $2.8 Billion By Supporting Obamacare's Cuts to Medicare The Apothecary Contributor Group Commentary from Forbes’ Policy Editor More Than Two-Years Old As you know if you’ve been reading this blog, Obamacare cuts $716 billion from Medicare in order to pay for its $1.9 trillion expansion of coverage to low-income Americans. It’s one of the reasons why seniors are more opposed to the new health law than any other age group. So why is it that the group that purports to speak for seniors, the American Association of Retired Persons, so strongly supports a law that most seniors oppose? According to an explosive new report from Sen. Jim DeMint (R., S.C.), it’s because those very same Medicare cuts will give the AARP a windfall of $1 billion in insurance profits, and preserve another $1.8 billion that AARP already generates from its business interests. ... Charts and continuing story at: https://www.forbes.com/sites/theapothecary/2012/09/22/the-aarps-2-8-billion-reasons-for-supporting-obamacares-cuts-to-medicare/?fbclid=IwAR2Kgy9qdunKZxskBAXsp76cNppuwrTjfRq09noZkycEitpV5D75Utqe3dM#685b9ec59350 * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Progressiveness Politics Must Die Today, In Order That We May Be Free Tomorrow!