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CBO: Medicare spending growth will slow down over the next 25 years, despite pressures from aging populationJuly 16, 2014
Medicare and Medicaid spending will grow at a slower rate than past predictions indicated, the Congressional Budget Office stated Tuesday. However, an aging population will put increasing pressure on government healthcare programs.