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Rep. Jim Gerlach and health care reform

Representative Jim Gerlach

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Rep. Jim Gerlach: key health care votes

3/29/2012 3:27 PM H.Con.Res.112: Ryan Budget Bill 2012

Status: House passed 228-191, 12 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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Rep. Gerlach voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

4/15/2011 2:23 PM H.Con.Res.34: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: House passed 235-193, 4 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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Rep. Gerlach voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

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Medicare Resource Center blog posts mentioning Rep. Jim Gerlach

Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?

04/18/2011 4:04 PM -- Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?The good news is that Ryan’s plan doesn’t appear likely to become law. The Democratic-controlled Senate and President Obama stand in its way. But the vote itself provides a stark ...




Jim Gerlach: that they are for this legislation. so think about it, how can you be for a bill that's not yet written, not yet finalized, not yet published, and for which no one knows how much it's going to cost? the answer is simple. it's really not about how much it costs but how many people it will cover. it's about control. government control over who is going to make health care decisions in this country.

About Rep. Jim Gerlach

Party: Republican

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Gender: Male