Laurel man speaking out about potential cuts to Medicare - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Laurel man speaking out about potential cuts to Medicare

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A 78-year-old Laurel man is furious that Congress is considering cutting Medicare.

James Whittington said starting January 1, 2012 Congress will cut Medicare payments to doctors by 29.4 percent. 

He said this will affect people 65 and older, who have paid into Medicare and Social Security most of their lives.

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