“David Gill would vote to keep the health care law that would gut $716 billion from Medicare.” (IL US House)

Claim: “David Gill would vote to keep the health care law that would gut $716 billion from Medicare.”

Ad(s): “Out There”

Sponsor(s): National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC)

Air Dates: Sept. 21-pres.

Total Estimated Spending On This Claim: $22,175

Markets:   Champaign, IL

Stations:   WAND, WCCU, WCIA, WICD

FactCheck.org Summary: “The Affordable Care Act calls for a $716 billion reduction in the growth of Medicare spending over 10 years, a move that – if successful – would keep the hospital insurance trust fund solvent for eight more years. And House Republicans – who sponsored this ad – have called for a similar reduction in the future growth of Medicare spending.”

 

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