New York Congressional delegation:

Rep. Edolphus Towns and health care reform

Representative Edolphus Towns

NOTE: This individual is not a current member of congress.

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Rep. Edolphus Towns: 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. Towns voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

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. Towns voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

See how Rep. Edolphus Towns votes on Health Reform legislation.



Edolphus Towns: and then we talk about people that have pre-existing conditions that can't get health care and you're telling them to wait? you know, i cannot believe that we're sitting here in the united states house of representatives where we can do something about a problem that has existed for many, many years and we're still telling people toait.

About Rep. Edolphus Towns

Party: Democrat

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Nick Name: Ed
Gender: Male