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Companies Cut Health Care Benefits for Retirees

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Companies Cut Health Care Benefits for Retirees

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Companies Cut Health Care Benefits for Retirees

Companies Cut Health Care Benefits for Retirees

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A study finds that an increasing number of retirees are losing health care benefits provided by their former employers. Analysts say the Medicare prescription drug plan Congress is currently working on could prompt even more companies to cut back on retiree health plans. NPR's Richard Knox reports.

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