House Democrats have passed a 2,000-page, $1.3 trillion health care bill that includes more than $729 billion in new taxes. Recent reports show that the American people overwhelmingly oppose this government takeover of our health care system.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi promises her bill will lower health care costs, but a new report by the Obama administration finds that costs actually will increase by $289 billion during the next decade.
Congressman Carter supports a fiscally responsible solution, one that is simpler and less expensive. The Republican plan allows individuals to buy health care across state lines, allows small businesses to pool together to purchase health care at a lower cost, and reins in junk lawsuits.