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"A voucher program would make it even harder."

Until you've lived on a fixed income, like my husband and I do, you just don't get how tough it is. The plans Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan are proposing for a voucher program would make it even harder.

A lot of seniors would be very confused by having to shop around for insurance coverage. You have to know what an insurance plan is covering ā€” it's not just about the monthly premium. Private insurers will select the healthier and younger seniors ā€“ leaving Medicare to take on the more expensive patients. The Romney-Ryan plan would make access to care more difficult for seniors when they need it the most.

President Obama has strengthened Medicare since he took office, and Iā€™m standing with him. Get the facts on what's at stake on November 6th.

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