Is Medicare Going Bust?
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 878 , Segment 6
Episode: It's Getting Harder to Become American, The Toymaker, Is Medicare Going Broke?
- Aug 15, 2018 9:00 pm
- 27:13 mins
Guest: Jonathan Skinner, PhD, Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College Every month a chunk of money comes out of your paycheck for Social Security and Medicare, with the intent that the money will be used after you retire. But a recent federal report warned Medicare is running out of money. Who really pays for Medicare? And is it sustainable over time?