As Chairman of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health, you are leading the House's effort on healthcare. Will you promise today that any replacement bill you vote for will provide equal or better coverage and cost than what we currently have through ACA?
If you repeal ACA, how long will the public have to read the replacement bill and have it analyzed by neutral third parties like the CBO before it comes to a vote?
You've promised to repeal and replace the ACA. Will you keep that promise?
What about ACA is broken? How will you fix those problems?
Do you have a plan? If so, what makes it better than the ACA?
Governor Kasich and Speaker Ryan are at odds over saving Medicaid expansion. Governor Kasich wants to preserve it. Will you commit to preserving Medicaid expansion that 700,000 Ohioans count on for coverage?
Many rural areas rely on immigrant doctors. How will the healthcare system adjust to the shortage of doctors due to the President's hardline immigration stance?
President Trump has mentioned support for allowing Medicare to negotiate prices on prescription drugs. Do you support his position?
How will your bill pay to cover people with pre-existing conditions?
How do you plan to cover people who don't get insurance through their job and can't afford to buy it on their own?
Here are some reforms made by the ACA. Please give a “support” or “oppose” on each:
- Individual mandate
- 26 yr olds covered on parents plan
- Pre-existing conditions covered
- Prenatal and maternity care benefit
- Ban on lifetime caps
- Fee for outcome payment reform
- Medicaid expansion
- 80/20 rule
- Preventative care benefits
- Tax credit subsidies toward premiums
- Equal or better coverage and cost under your plan
- Substance abuse care
- Mental health care
- Senior discounts on prescription drugs