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Discord over Medicare Reform Bill, Ads

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Investigators seek to determine the veracity of information given to Congress about the costs of last year's Medicare bill — and whether the bill's supporters tried to bribe a congressman for his vote. A series of government releases, made to mimic media accounts, have also drawn criticism. Hear NPR's John Ydstie and NPR's Julie Rovner.