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Trey Grayson on Health Care

 


No government-run insurance; no public option

Our health care system needs to be reformed, but we need the right kind of reform, not the massive spending, new taxes and higher insurance premiums that would result from the bill currently under consideration in Congress.

I am opposed to a government-run insurance plan or "public option" as part of any reform bill. If such a plan is created, I will fight for and would vote for requiring all Members of Congress to join the public plan.

Source: Campaign website, www.treygrayson.com, "On the Issues" Dec 25, 2009

Repeal any federal health care takeover.

Grayson signed Club for Growth's "Repeal-It!" Pledge

The Club for Growth's "Repeal-It!" Pledge for candidates states, "I hereby pledge to the people of my district/state upon my election to the U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Senate, to sponsor and support legislation to repeal any federal health care takeover passed in 2010, and replace it with real reforms that lower health care costs without growing government."

Source: Club for Growth's "Repeal-It!" Pledge 10-CfG-can on Jul 4, 2010

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