Documents (Data) we Are Discussing

  1. Tom Price’s Health Care Proposal  restoring_the_trust_7.14.15
  2. Heritage Foundation Proposal for Healthcare

Questions we are trying to answer

  1. Is Tom Price’s recommendation in the best interests of the 6th District.

Answers to the Questions

  1. We predict that the Tom Price Health Care proposal is not in our best interests. We assume it is in Tom Price’s best interest. But it is not in your best interest.

Conclusions we have drawn from the Data

  1. Conclusions about Tom Price’s Health Care Proposal – Ron Barton Sept. 2015



Discussion Posts on Health Care

Election 2017: DeKalb sales tax increase approved

Dunwoody residents Fran Percarpio, center, and Ann Percarpio, left, cast their ballots at Chestnut Elementary School in Atlanta, Georgia, in the 6th Congressional District race on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. (DAVID BARNES / DAVID.BARNES@AJC.COM) DeKalb County voters...

Karen Handel’s “I Am Not a Crook Moment”: “I Do Not Support a Livable Wage!”

Karen Handel's comment that she does not support a "Livable Wage" supports the narrative that Conservatives in general do not support the idea that poor people deserve any respect or consideration. This post from George Lakoff articulates the notion that how we view...

To Improve Health Care We need to Change the Incentive From Making Money off of Sick People to Improving the Health of the Patient

To Improve health care and reduce costs we need to change the incentive from making money off of sick people to improving the health of the patient. Tom Price has a plan for Health Care.  His plan is to reduce transparency, reduce standards, and increase freedom to...

Taxes Are Not Theft – They Are Dues

Taxes are not theft, they are dues.  They are dues to belong to the community.  They are dues to maintain the common infrastructure required for the community to thrive. Dues are not theft because if you don't want to pay the dues to belong to the community you are...