Media and Democrats have accused Republicans of not coming up with healthcare reform alternatives, but fact is, the Republican Study Committee has come up with at least 35. National media have failed to address a single one of these proposals and the current partisan imbalance in Congress impedes consideration. One interesting proposal introduced by Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Tex.) in July is HR 3478, the Patient-Controlled Healthcare Protection Act, 2009. The legislation covers reform for Main Street and offers a viable plan for immigrants who figure heavily into the need for healthcare reform.
Gohmert has a plan that migratory workers could also enroll in, and the taxpayer wouldn’t end up paying for it. [Article continues after photo below.]