Mitt Romney: Newest Medicare recipient?
He just turned 65 yesterday. Medicare coverage comes in two parts – Medicare Part A, which covers hospital care and Medicare Part B, which covers doctors. While your average multimillionaire has the financial resources to decline Part B, there’s no “escaping” Part A. You paid taxes for it (although Mitt paid less % than most!) and it’s yours, just like Social Security. Of course, how do you rail against “government health care” when you get it along with everyone else who turned 65?