Eric Kantor

House leader proposes $353 billion in Medicare and Medicaid savings to aid deficit

House leader proposes $353 billion in Medicare and Medicaid savings to aid deficit

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) outlined this week a list of Medicare and Medicaid changes, including cuts to healthcare providers, which could save $353 billion over the next 10 years. Cantor's proposals are the result of ongoing deficit reduction negotiations led by Vice President Joe Biden.