Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and other officials briefed reporters and answered questions on a new annual “Trustees Report.” The… read more

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and other officials briefed reporters and answered questions on a new annual “Trustees Report.” The report detailed the future financial health of Social Security and Medicare, estimating that the federal Medicare Trust Fund would be exhausted in 2026, two years later than the previous report. Secretary Kathleen Sebelius cited the reduced hospital readmissions, fraud and payment changes as reasons for the improved Medicare outlook. close

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Program ID:
313083-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 31, 2013
Last Aired:
Jun 11, 2013

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  • May 31, 2013 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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