Republican Rep. Peter King of Long Island says if President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner don’t come back together to get a deal to raise the debt ceiling, then, in his words the House will reach its own agreement with the Senate.
Tri-State Residents, Politicians Weigh In On Possible Social Security, Medicare Changes As Part Of Debt Talks
Congressman Peter King said that nothing should be done to affect people already collecting benefits, but argues programs like Social Security and Medicare are unsustainable over the long term.
The federally run Statue Of Liberty could be shut down this weekend along with the government if Congress fails to agree on a budget.
New Jersey’s largest health insurer will make restitution and has paid a $500,000 penalty over the way it handled some Medicare claims.
Federal prosecutors in New York City say dozens of people are charged in a $100 million international Medicare fraud scam.
NEW YORK (CBS) ―It’s the largest Medicare fraud bust ever. Nearly 100 people are accused of raking in $251 million. The suspects are doctors and nurses across several states. The government said three of the […]