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Rep. Vern Buchanan and health care reform

Representative Vern Buchanan
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Representative Vern Buchanan

Rep. Vern Buchanan
House of Representatives
2104 Rayburn House Office Building
FL

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Rep. Vern Buchanan
Suite 305
1051 Manatee Avenue West
Bradenton, FL 34205
Phone: 941-747-9081
Fax: 941-748-1564

Rep. Vern Buchanan
Floor 2R, Suite 202W
111 South Orange Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: 941-951-6643
Fax: 941-951-2972

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Rep. Vern Buchanan: 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. Buchanan 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. Buchanan voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

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Medicare Resource Center blog posts mentioning Rep. Vern Buchanan

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 ...




Vernon Buchanan: or little to lower costs. it raises taxes, $540 bilion and cuts medicare. being in business for 0 years and signing payroll checks, i can tell you one of the biggest concerns with small businesses is the escalation of health care. $10,000, 12000 today for a

About Rep. Vern Buchanan

Current Office: Representative from Florida
Name: Vern Buchanan
Date Elected: 11/7/2006
District: FL_16
Party: Republican

Background Information:

Gender: Male
Birth Date: 5/8/1951
Birth Place: Detroit
Religion: Baptist
Spouse: Wife, Sandy
Children: 2

Education:

  • MBA, Detroit University
  • Bachelor's degree, Cleary University

Professional Experience:

  • Auto dealer

Committees:

  • Committee on Ways and Means
  • Subcommittee on Health
  • Subcommittee on Trade