RAW STORY: ‘I respectfully disagree on that’: Pence explains in Iowa diner he doesn’t support protecting Medicaid and Medicare

Vice President Mike Pence stopped at the Drake Diner in Des Moines, Iowa Thursday night around 5 p.m. CDT when he was confronted by Michigander Dr. Rob Davidson. Davidson explained that he is part of the Committee to Protect Medicare and he was concerned about the administrations position on Medicare and Medicaid. “I respectfully disagree…

Medpage Today: Trump’s Medicare Plan Gets Mixed Reviews

Reactions to President Trump’s plans to revamp Medicare — outlined in an executive order released Thursday — split largely along partisan lines, with most medical professional societies preferring to remain on the sidelines for now. Rob Davidson, MD, an emergency physician in Michigan and executive director of the Committee to Protect Medicare & Affordable Care, blasted the rule…

Docs launch new national advocacy campaign to protect Medicare, advance affordable healthcare

CHICAGO (Thursday, July 13, 2019) – A grassroots organization of frontline doctors and healthcare providers today announced they are launching a national effort to mobilize their fellow physicians and engage voters in a political advocacy campaign to protect Medicare and quality, affordable healthcare. The Committee to Protect Medicare and Affordable Care (CTP) is among the…