Bill aims to eliminate overpayments for Medicare Advantage; Medicaid will cost an estimated $4.9 trillion over 10 years;

> A new bill aims to eliminate overpayments to private, fee-for-service Medicare Advantage plans. Article
> A new estimate projects that Medicaid spending will amount to $4.9 trillion over the next ten years, growing faster than the economy. Article
> The U.S. Census Bureau released a report showing that the number of uninsured decreased from 2006 to 2007, but the decrease is unlikely to continue. Article
> A Kaiser Family Foundation poll found that most people haven't seen, much less used, comparative quality information about healthcare providers. Article

And Finally... Too bad they couldn't send along some milk! Article

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