There is a better way.

As millions of Americans, including seniors, families, and small business owners suffer the impacts of failed national healthcare “reform,” many in Congress and in the state capitals are searching for a better way.

Who should make decisions about health care for you and your family – Washington insiders or you? We think you should decide. Let’s put citizens back in control by implementing the Health Care Compact.


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Latest from the Health Care Compact Blog

Obamacare and Medicare Fight For Dollars

POSTED 6 hours ago BY HEALTH CARE COMPACT

Ezra Klein at Vox unintentionally tells the fascinating story of just how unpopular Obamacare was, even in the Democratic Party. He notes that without Harry Reid’s relentless maneuvering and strongarming it would not have had the numbers to pass. “Obama has Harry Reid to thank for his biggest accomplishments.”

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Competition or Price Controls

POSTED 18 hours ago BY HEALTH CARE COMPACT

Five years into Obamacare its advocates can let their hair down and admit: it hasn’t cut any costs. Ezra Klein has been cheerleader of the ACA from the first but he writes in the Washington Post that “the 2010 health-reform law does little to directly address prices.” The ACA turns a lot of wheels but the car goes nowhere, like a jalopy up on cinder blocks.

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The Long Term Prospects of Obamacare

POSTED 2 days ago BY HEALTH CARE COMPACT

Grace Marie Turner writes in Forbes that positions on Obamacare have been deadlocked for a long time. She cites polls summarized by Real Clear Politics which shows that the majority of respondents still oppose the program -- after five years -- and that those in favor have never taken the polling lead.

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The Health Care Compact

The Constitution established a federal government, but with limited and enumerated powers, and reserved to the states or to the people those powers not granted to the federal government. One power that properly belongs at the state level is the power to regulate Health Care. However, the federal government has preempted state action in this area.

The Health Care Compact is an interstate compact – which is simply an agreement between two or more states that is consented to by Congress – that restores authority and responsibility for health care regulation to the member states (except for military health care, which will remain federal), and provides the funds to the states to fulfill that responsibility.

The Health Care Compact does not conflict with the efforts by state attorneys general, state legislators and members of congress to repeal or modify the health care bill.

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