A Republican World – The ‘We Have Nothing To Offer So We Want To Take Away What You’re Offering’ Edition – ‘GOP’s New Kamikaze Plan: Punish Doctors If Obamacare Isn’t Chopped’
That’s the Republican plan to help Americans.
‘House Republicans have a bold new strategy to attack Obamacare, which involves huge pay cuts for physicians unless Democrats agree to delay the law’s individual mandate to buy insurance’.
‘GOP leaders intend to vote on legislation this week, aides say, to delay the individual mandate in order to fund a “doc fix” that avoids a 24 percent pay cut to physicians under Medicare — which will automatically take effect on April 1 unless Congress acts’.
- ‘Inaction would disrupt the health care system, in part by causing many doctors to stop accepting Medicare patients’.