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Washington, D.C. ­– U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) today introduced the Empowering Patients First Act – the Senate companion legislation to HR 2300, introduced in the House by Representatives by Congressman Tom Price (GA-06). Watch Senator McCain’s remarks on the Senate floor today here.

“Today, I am introducing the Empowering Patients First Act, companion legislation to H.R. 2300, which was introduced in the House by Congressman Tom Price,” said Senator John McCain. “I thank Congressman Price for all of his hard work on this legislation. The Empowering Patients First Act would give patients and their doctors the power to make medical decisions, not Washington. There is no doubt that Obamacare is failing, and it is time for Congress to consider our alternatives.”

Read a section-by-section review of the legislation here.

Read the American Action Forum’s analysis of the legislation here.