Deals vs. Steals: Drugs on the Net
Rosenblatt, Robert A., Aging Today
It's safe to say that Congress won't pass a law this year providing prescription drug coverage for the 40 million people enrolled in Medicare. The U.S. House approved a bill, but the Senate went on summer recess in August after rejecting four attempts by Republicans and Democrats to push through competing versions of payment plans. With most of the remaining days in this election season devoted to campaigning, there won't be time to fashion a deal acceptable to President Bush, the Republican House and the Democratic Senate.
Instead of waiting for movement from sluggish legislators, lots of consumers are trolling the Internet, hoping to catch a price break …
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Publication information: Article title: Deals vs. Steals: Drugs on the Net. Contributors: Rosenblatt, Robert A. - Author. Magazine title: Aging Today. Volume: 23. Issue: 5 Publication date: September/October 2002. Page number: 2. © American Society on Aging Jan/Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
This material is protected by copyright and, with the exception of fair use, may not be further copied, distributed or transmitted in any form or by any means.