by Locker Room contributor
Republican legislative leaders and the state Republican Party chairman announced today plans to file legislation this year called the Health Care Protection Act.
Senate Minority Leader Phil Berger, R-Rockingham, House Minority Leader Paul Stam, R-Wake, and GOP chairman Tom Fetzer explained that the bill would block the federal government’s proposal to mandate individual health-insurance coverage. An individual mandate is part of the legislation under debate on Capitol Hill.
Click play below to watch the 23:14 briefing.