Fresh from the department of says-it-all. “The government's top expert on Medicare costs was warned that he would be fired if he told key lawmakers about a series of Bush administration cost estimates that could have torpedoed congressional passage of the White House-backed Medicare prescription-drug plan.”
That's the lead from this article out tonight from Knight-Ridder.
Sound like a familiar MO?
Think about it. [Talking Points Memo: by Joshua Micah Marshall]