from psna newsletter: www.psna.org
rep. joseph m. hoeffel
introduced legislation that would exempt pennsylvania from having to participate in one of six regional areas for medicare
privatization experiment authorized by the new medicare legislation.
<font face=arial size=2>"this program is one of the most egregious parts of the new medicare law and is the first step towards privatizing medicare - something that would be terrible news for pennsylvania's senior citizens," hoeffel said.