The healthcare law is “cutting Medicare spending by $700 billion.” (FL US Senate)

Claim: “The healthcare law is “cutting Medicare spending by $700 billion.”  

Ad(s):  Where (IPAB)

Sponsor(s):  American Crossroads

Air Dates:  9/25-present

Total Estimated Spending On This Claim:  $192,180

Race:     Florida U.S. Senate

Markets:  Ft. Meyers, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Tampa, West Palm Beach

Stations:  WBBH, WFTX, WINK, WZVN, WAWS, WJXT, WTEV, WTLV, WFOR, WPLG, WSVN, WTVJ, WESH, WFTV, WKMG, WOFL, WFLA, WFTS, WTTA, WTVT, WWSB, WFLX, WPBF, WPEC, WPTV

FactCheck.org Summary: “It would be a $700 billion reduction in the growth of spending over 10 years, and, if it happens, a necessary step to prolong the solvency of Medicare Part A, which covers payments to hospitals.”

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