what RepublicanS are saying:
Rep. Ken Calvert: "I rise today in support of H.R. 2, a bill that would repeal the disastrous government takeover of health care."
Here are the facts:
The Democrats’ health insurance reform law expands private health insurance in America, and is based on increasing choice and competition – providing for new marketplaces (called “Insurance Exchanges”) where the uninsured, small business employees, and the self-employed will be able to choose among a variety of private insurance plans.
In fact, PolitiFact, the independent, Pulitzer Prize-winning website, declared that “government takeover” was their 2010 “Lie of the Year.”
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As President Obama explained last year: “There's no government takeover, unless you consider reining in insurance companies a government takeover…”
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