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One administration official said the odds are 75-25 the plan will not happen.
Americans were looking for "relief." Instead the president promised to defund Social Security and Medicare, said a Florida lawmaker.
A draft version of the Democratic Party platform praises the single-payer health care movement, which was led by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and his backers.
Older adults who pick a drug plan offering the new insulin benefit would pay a maximum of $35 a month starting next year, a savings estimated at $446 annually.
House Democrats blast the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for keeping workers at call centers during the pandemic.
Federal regulators said the Life Care Center of Kirkland will be terminated as a Medicare provider if it doesn't correct deficiencies by September.
While the president aims to cushion the blow for businesses, he appears to be throwing out his 2016 pledge not to cut Medicare and Social Security.
The budget plan recycles deep, previously rejected cuts to domestic programs like food stamps, Medicaid and housing.
A day after he said he's considering cutting Social Security benefits, Trump now insists it's the Democrats who want to "destroy" the program.