Meet the Joneses Part II: Health Care

He plans to do it, however, through tax credits -- $2,500 for individuals and $5,000 for families. His plan does not include mandatory coverage for children.

Regardless of which candidate takes residence in the White House in January, at least the Joneses know that both candidates have voiced their criticisms of the current U.S. health care situation.

"We have reached a point in this country where the rising cost of health care has put too many families and businesses on a collision course with financial ruin, and left too many without coverage at all," Obama said in a speech last year.

Generally, at least, McCain agrees.

"We know right now that it falls short, far short," he said in an April speech.

-- This embed didnt make it to copy for story id = 5656368. -- This embed didnt make it to copy for story id = 5656368. -- This embed didnt make it to copy for story id = 5656368. -- This embed didnt make it to copy for story id = 5656368. -- This embed didnt make it to copy for story id = 5656368.
Page
  • 1
  • |
  • 2
Join the Discussion
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
You Might Also Like...
See It, Share It
PHOTO: Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, celebrates after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 24, 2015.
Darron Cummings/AP Photo
PHOTO:
Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters
PHOTO: Actress/comedian Anne Meara attends the Comedy Hall Of Fame An Evening With Stiller And Meara at Museum of the Moving Image on March 10, 2011 in New York City.
George Napolitano/Getty Images