Feb 18, Feb 18, The Medicare adjustments were necessary, Mr Leavitt said, to ensure the long term viability of the programme.
The proposed cuts in the budget would reduce the programme's rate of growth from % to % a year. President Bush's proposals will be subject to considerable scrutiny and debate on Capitol shrubhauling.buzz: Nellie Bristol. Since President Bush’s last budget, the Administration has proposed regulatory changes to Medicaid that, in effect, cutbillion in federal Medicaid funding over the next five years. Now, on top of these cuts, the President’s budget, through legislative proposals and regulatory changes, calls for an additionalbillion in net cuts.
Mar 29, Mar 29, House budget writers dropped President Bush's proposed cuts to Medicare on Wednesday.
Feb 07, Bush Proposes Medicare Cuts in Latest Budget President Bush's budget includes proposed cuts to a variety of health programs. The biggest cut and the most controversial falls on Medicare. But in an Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins. Jan 31, Setting the stage for one last budget battle with the Democratic Congress, President Bush plans to proposebillion in long term cuts to Medicare in the fiscal budget he will unveil on.
Jun 11, Jun 11, Some Lawmakers Criticize President Bush’s Budget Proposal, Reject Cuts to Medicare, Medicaid. Senate Democrats and administration officials on Tuesday"sparred" over"unrealistic assumptions" on.