Medicare headed for insolvency in 2026
The latest prediction as to when Medicare will exhaust its assets is now two years later than earlier estimates because health care spending is increasing at a slower rate. Social Security funds will reportedly be depleted in 2033. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
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