Alexander Opposes Health Bill’s Tax Increase for More Than One Million Tennesseans

December 15th, 2009 - WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement regarding his vote in favor of Senator Mike Crapo’s (R-Idaho) amendment to the Reid health care bill. The amendment would have eliminated any tax increases on individuals earning less than $200,000 or families earning less than $250,000: