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Medicare Part B premiums decline in 2023

(Source: Railroad Retirement Board press release, September 23, 2022) CHICAGO — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that the standard monthly Part B premium will be $164.90 in 2023, a decrease of $5.20 from $170.10 in 2022. This...

Q&A: RRB financial reports

(Source: Railroad Retirement Board press release, July 29, 2022) CHICAGO — As required by law, the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) submits annual financial reports to Congress on the financial condition of the railroad retirement and railroad unemployment insurance...

RRB Q&A: Medicare for railroad families

(Source: Railroad Retirement Board press release, June 20, 2022) CHICAGO — The Federal Medicare program provides hospital and medical insurance protection for railroad workers and their families, just as it does for workers under social security. Medicare has the...