Originally Posted by patteeu
Why must we always try to divide people?
The upper third of wage-earners are the absolute least likely to miss Medicare for the four- to six-year extension I'd favor. The middle third would suffer minimally for the two- to three-years they'd have to further wait.
The low third of wage earners is the class that relies on Medicare when they get old, and feel it the most as they are gradually charged more by insurance companies as they age.