Fred Upton – The national debate on health…

The national debate on health care once centered on improving access to quality care, yet…


“The national debate on health care once centered on improving access to quality care, yet the effect of Obamacare will be the exact opposite, resulting in the shameful degradation of care for the neediest individuals.”
-Fred Upton

Fred Upton – Prior to passage of Obamacare…

Prior to passage of Obamacare, Americans spoke out against the individual mandate they didn’t want…


“Prior to passage of Obamacare, Americans spoke out against the individual mandate they didn’t want to change the health care they had they didn’t want a 3,000-page bill that empowered 15 Washington bureaucrats to decide the future of the doctor-patient relationship.”
-Fred Upton

Fred Upton – Giving governors more leeway in…

Giving governors more leeway in administering health care could represent a small, positive development in…


“Giving governors more leeway in administering health care could represent a small, positive development in the ongoing saga of Obamacare. Unfortunately, instead of choosing flexibility, President Obama and his left-leaning advisers always default to rigid ‘Washington knows best’ answers.”
-Fred Upton

Fred Upton – Originally created to serve the…

Originally created to serve the poorest and sickest among us, the Medicaid program has grown…


“Originally created to serve the poorest and sickest among us, the Medicaid program has grown dramatically but still doesn’t include the kind of flexibility that states need to provide better health care for the poor and disadvantaged.”
-Fred Upton

Fred Upton – Our work on light bulbs…

Our work on light bulbs wasn’t an arbitrary mandate. We didn’t just pick a standard…


“Our work on light bulbs wasn’t an arbitrary mandate. We didn’t just pick a standard out of the air, or look for a catchy sounding standard like 25 by 2025 not based in science or feasibility. Instead, we worked with both industry and environmental groups to come up with a standard that made sense and was doable.”
-Fred Upton