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John MacGovern on Health Care

 

 


Dislikes President Obama's health care act

On the issues, the two primary contestants tout similar conservative views. Both dislike President Obama's health care act, want a drastically smaller federal government, oppose abortion in most cases and are critical of the use of American soldiers to conduct nation-building in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere.
Source: Burlington Free Press, on 2012 Vermont Senate debate , Aug 27, 2012

Reform Medicare to reduce out-of-control spending

Q: How would you put Medicare on stronger financial ground?

A: Washington is broken; fueled by out-of-control spending and a failing economy. Reforming the tax code and entitlement programs like Medicare and Social Security are two ways he says he can help turn things around. We are spending far beyond our means and Washington doesn't seem to be able to address this problem with the seriousness I believe it deserves.

Source: 2012 Senate campaign website in AARP Senate Voter Guide , Aug 24, 2012

Supports repealing ObamaCare.

MacGovern supports the CC Voters Guide question on ObamaCare

Christian Coalition publishes a number of special voter educational materials including the Christian Coalition Voter Guides, which provide voters with critical information about where candidates stand on important faith and family issues. The Christian Coalition Voters Guide summarizes candidate stances on the following topic: "Repealing "Obamacare" that forces citizens to buy insurance or pay a tax"

Source: Christian Coalition Voter Guide 12-CC-q5a on Oct 31, 2012

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