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August 6, 2014
Report Released by ICH’s Dr. Leah Zallman Showing Immigrants Subsidize Medicare
By Sarah Trieweiler
Funded through the Partnership For A New American Economy, ICH has just completed an in-depth analysis and report led by Dr. Leah Zallman on immigrants and Medicare, using nationally representative data to determine net subsidies (overall contributions and expenditures) provided by immigrants (citizen, non-citizen, and undocumented) to the Medicare Trust Fund from 1996 to 2011.
Findings demonstarte that immigrants are subsidizing Medicare’s core trust fund – click here to view the full report!