Healthcare reform stretched Medicare's viability by at least twice as long, Geithner reports,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Healthcare reform stretched Medicare's viability by at least twice as long, Geithner reports, saying the government figures the program won't run out of money until 2029 rather than 2017. But Social Security isn't as healthy: an expected deficit of $41B this year before returning to surplus 2012-2014.