McCain eyes barring retirees from Tricare Prime
In the mix is a radical proposal from Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., that would have potentially far-reaching effects on the health care of retirees and active-duty family members. McCain, ranking Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee, has proposed barring military retirees from signing up for Tricare Prime, the least expensive Tricare option available to them... “As someone who has committed his life to serving our nation and the men and women who protect it, this was not an easy decision,” he said. “I believe we must all share in the burden to ensure that our nation’s debt does not imperil our economic and security future.
It seems whey you have your congressional health care for the rest of your life, you no longer care about those whose uniform you once wore.
What is it about Washington DC and its corruption of once good men?