U.S. Congressman Paul Broun, M.D. (GA-10) today released the following statement after Congress passed a two-month extension of the payroll tax break, unemployment benefits, and reimbursements to doctors who treat Medicare patients:
"These short term fixes are an irresponsible way of governing," said Congressman Broun. "We must have long-term solutions that will create jobs in the private sector, bolster our economy, and implement policies that guarantee all Americans will have ample opportunity for success."