Scott Gottlieb, resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. Avik Roysenior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. Campaign for the party nomination[ edit ] Mitt Romney was one of many competing for the role of Republican nominee for president.
Neither contention withstands scrutiny. The program, which will not come as a surprise to those who have been paying attention, has four main components: This would dramatically reduce policy uncertainty over the need for future tax increases, thus increasing business and consumer confidence.
In addition, he would broaden the tax base to ensure that tax reform is revenue-neutral.
The Romney plan would gradually reduce growth in Social Security and Medicare benefits for more affluent seniors and give more choice in Medicare programs and benefits to improve value in health-care spending.
It would also block grant the Medicaid program to states to enable experimentation that might better serve recipients.
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He would also work with Congress toward repealing and replacing the costly and burdensome Dodd—Frank legislation and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
The Romney alternatives will emphasize better financial regulation and market-oriented, patient-centered health-care reform. President Bush did not reduce federal spending as a portion of GDP.
On the tax side, he did not reform the tax code to broaden the tax base.
He did lower rates, and this stimulated the economy, just as occurred when Presidents Kennedy and Reagan did the same thing. Bush wanted to reform social security, but was unable to do so.
On the Medicare side, he attempted no reform. Finally, until Obama, there was no Dodd-Frank or Obamacare legislation to repeal. Nor, to my knowledge, did previous presidents remove the regulatory impediments to energy production and innovation that Romney has mind.
In contrast to the sclerosis and joblessness of the past three years, the Romney plan offers an economic U-turn in ideas and choices.Find information about Nevada’s upcoming election, important dates, previous elections, election results, and resources valuable to the voting population.
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