These unscrupulous insurance fuckers are using FEAR to get American seniors and disabled to write to their Congresspeople. SHAME ON THEM
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
The Coalition For Medicare Choices) is WHOLLY OWNED BY INSURANCE COMPANIES, and has NO interest in YOUR well being. This is a SCAM so they can continue to get MEDICARE TO PURCHASE POWER CHAIRS (Jazzy, Hover 'round, etc). They get your doctor to prescribe an electric scooter or wheelchair for you (if you whine enough). THEN they charge Medicare Part D (Bush's prescription drug benefit scam) horrendous price markups ($1200.00 - $7500.00). There is MONEY GOING DOWN A RATHOLE into this and other Medicare scams at heart stopping speeds!
As Jim Hightower explains it, is that “the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans possess more net worth today than the bottom 90 percent of us combined. Worse, these privileged few and their political henchmen have structured a new economic ‘normal’ of long-term joblessness, low wages, no benefits or worker rights, miserly public services, and a steadily widening chasm between the rich and the rest of us.” We must restore sanity to this nation.