Bush Talks Up Medicare

1 decade 4 years 5 months ago Tuesday, April 11 2006 Apr 11, 2006 Tuesday, April 11, 2006 6:05:17 PM CDT April 11, 2006 in News

So far, 29 million seniors have signed up for the program, but another seven million are eligible for it. The sign-up deadline is May 15.

Several seniors at the center shared their experiences with the program.

"It's been a Godsend," said Hellen Robinettem. "I save approximately $200 a month on my drugs."

Bob Vanderfeltz added, "I was paying about $140 a month, which is now $7 a month."

Eligible seniors can pick from among 42 prescription drug plans.

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