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Remember David Gregory's really embarrassing admission that he didn't really understand Obamacare, punctuated by his complete mangling of the Medicare surtax? Well, this is for the credit where credit is due files.
We've been talking about Obamacare a couple of times during the program. I want to correct something that I said last week in our discussion about it. I made the observation that people getting a paycheck would observe that they were all subject to a Medicare surtax. I was not right about that.

The only people who are subject to it are those who make $200,000 or more, or a couple filing jointly making more than $250,000. That's the only time that that surtax applies. So I was mistaken in my conversation about that, and I apologize.

See, that wasn't hard at all, was it? Thanks for the correction. And maybe you and your research staff can actually do your research before going on air next time.

Originally posted to Joan McCarter on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 09:12 AM PDT.

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