Post by The Great Aztec Joe on Apr 16, 2011 5:42:55 GMT -8
House Republicans Overwhelmingly Vote To Phase Out Medicare
When President Obama proposed ensuring affordable health care to all Americans, Congress spent a year hashing out how best to achieve this goal. Yet when Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) decided that he wanted to phase out Medicare, the GOP-controlled House took only two weeks to debate and pass this radical proposal. This afternoon, House Republicans overwhelming endorsed his plan to eliminate Medicare, slash education, and jack up the middle class’ taxes. 235 Republicans supported the Medicare elimination bill, with just 4 GOPers casting a vote to leave Medicare unmolested: thinkprogress.org/2011/04/15/gop-end-medicare-and-shutdown/
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