After the passing of the national health-care bill in the House on Saturday, all eyes are now on the Senate. So where does NC Senator Richard Burr stand on the health-care debate? After thoroughly reading his website, I found two things to be abundantly clear. One, he does not support the bill as it is written, and two, he has signed on to a proposal from Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan's bill called the Patient's Choice Act. The Patient's Choice Act is a system of tax credits given to all Americans which would allow them to purchase health coverage. The details are explained by Congressman Ryan in the video below.
For more information on the health-care bill which just passed, please click here.