GOP Rep and Pharmacist Carter: Obamacare ‘Destroying the Healthcare System’

During Saturday’s GOP Weekly Address Representative Buddy Carter (R-GA), a pharmacist, said Obamacare “is destroying the healthcare system I worked in for more than 30 years—the best healthcare system in the world.” Transcript as Follows: “Hello, I’m Buddy Carter, and I represent the first district of Georgia. This week, I held seven town-hall meetings with people from all over our district. We talked about a lot of different issues. But the one thing I heard over and over again was this: People are frustrated. They’re working as hard as ever to pay the bills and put food on the table. But they’re just not getting anywhere. Their problems are growing. But their paychecks aren’t. And at this point, they’ve come to see Washington as the place where bad ideas go to take root—and where good ideas go to die. That’s why House Republicans are taking action. Earlier this year, we decided we had to go from being an opposition party to a proposition party. If we didn’t like the direction the country was going in, then it was up to us to offer an alternative. Well, now, we have offered that alternative. And we’re calling it a Better Way. It’s