As a physician with more than 30 years of experience and co-chair of the
What were some of the changes we've made? As part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, signed into law last year, we repealed the penalty associated with the individual mandate, which required everyone to purchase government-approved health insurance or pay a penalty. To me, this was the most troubling aspect of Obamacare because for first time in our country's history the government was forcing you to buy a product. Now that we repealed this unfair mandate, Americans can shop for the coverage based on their needs and what they can afford. Free market reforms are designed to spur competition, lower costs and improve quality of care; because of this fundamental idea we are now seeing progress.
Additionally, I led the effort to repeal arguably the worst part of Obamacare, the