Fiscal Cliff Deal Could Mean Medicare Changes

From Kaiser Health News As Congress prepares to return this week, the Sunday talk shows included talk of compromise in connection with the fiscal-cliff negotiations, though there are fears of even more partisan fighting in the next Congress. Here’s a sampling of the news coverage: Politico: Durbin: Reason For Fiscal Cliff Optimism Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) said on Sunday there was reason for optimism about the prospect of bipartisan deal to avert the fiscal cliff . . . Durbin …