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To Fix Health Care System, Put Consumers in Charge

Anonymous14131 Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 12:53 PM
The only concern about interstate competition is that makes the Commerce Clause applicable and I don't trust Congress enough for that.
Democrats were riding high in the polls in 2006 and 2008, and one of their big issues was health care. Then, after passing the president's health care law, the politics shifted, and the issue helped sweep the GOP to victory in the 2010 midterm elections. A few months later, Republicans had a 14-point advantage in terms of voter trust on the health care issue.

Then, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan introduced his health care plan, and the lead disappeared. Neither party has an advantage on the issue now.

President Obama's plan is unpopular, and most want to see...