LISTEN: MAY 2, 2011 - FISCAL CHALLENGES FACING LONG-TERM CARE
with Howard Gleckman of the Urban Institute
Howard Gleckman is one of the nation's leading experts on federal tax policy and long-term care. He is a Resident Fellow at the Urban Institute, and a frequent commentator on federal tax policy, as well as the challenges of long-term care. He writes and edits TaxVox, the fiscal policy blog of the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. He joined Harold Pollack, Director of Doctors for America's Policy Calls, to discuss the fiscal challenges facing long-term care in light of recent proposals that makes substantial cuts to Medicare and Medicaid. He also discusses the Community Living Assistance Services and Support Act (CLASS Act).