Corker Votes Against Selfish, Short-sighted Solution to Health Care Reform

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) today voted against legislation, S. 1776, which eliminates the SGR (Sustainable Growth Rate) Medicare payment model without replacing it with another and adds $246.9 billion to the debt. In a 47-53 vote, the U.S. Senate rejected moving forward with the bill.