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March 26, 2012
You have said that repealing Obamacare would be a top priority if you are elected. What, if anything, would you replace it with? Do you believe the government needs to address the number of uninsured Americans? How? Without the tools provided by the Affordable Care Act, how would you seek to reduce the cost of the American health care system? Do you support Mr. Ryan's plans to convert Medicare to a voucher system or to make Medicaid into a block grant program? The Affordable Care Act eliminates lifetime caps on insurance coverage, prohibits insurance companies from refusing customers because of preexisting conditions and eliminates the so-called "doughnut hole" in the Medicare prescription drug benefit. Would you seek alternative means to achieve those goals?