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Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Only in the Republican Party would Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan be considered...
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008

His health care plan would take money from Medicare

Republican presidential nominee John McCain is trying to argue that his plan to break up the current employer-based health care system will result in a tax credit for individuals and no financial harm to the government. The free market will sort it out, apparently, and his proposed $2,500 individual tax...
Thursday, July 17, 2008

The nominee fails to support Medicare

Last week, only one senator failed to vote on a bill that would prevent pay cuts for doctors who take care of 44 million Medicare patients—older Americans, those with disabilities and military families. The lone senator was not Sen. Edward Kennedy, who took a break from his cancer treatments to make the important vote in the...
Monday, July 21, 2008
McCain told reporters that he would have voted against the bill. The bill had passed by a wide margin (355-59) in the House of Representatives, and Democrats backed the measure because cutting reimbursements would cause doctors to limit or completely stop treating Medicare patients.

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