Comments for: Medicare anniversary celebrated in Bangor

Posted July 29, 2010, at 10:04 p.m.

It was 45 years ago today that President Lyndon Johnson signed legislation creating the Medicare health coverage programs for Americans age 65 and older.

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles