Fact Check: Sebelius’ $6,400 number has issues

September 4, 2012

Kathleen Sebelius in a speech to the Democratic convention asserted that the Ryan plan for Medicare would cost seniors "as much as $6,400" extra a year. But there are serious problems with that number, as the Factchecker explains in this video.

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