Progressive Proposals to Pay for Health Care Reform
Impacts on People in Your State
State Fact Sheets and Analysis from Citizens for Tax Justice
Congress will likely pay for health care reform partly by finding savings in the existing health care system and partly by raising revenue in other ways. There are several ways that Congress can raise this additional revenue without hurting families who are already struggling to pay for health care and other necessities. Citizens for Tax Justice (CTJ) has analyzed several of these progressive revenue options to determine how they would affect families in every state.
Health Care Financing Options
House Proposal to Apply a Graduated Surcharge to Incomes Over $350,000 Updated 7/15/2009
Other Reports Related to Health Care
Click on your state below to see a five-page report on how three progressive revenue options would affect people in your state.
(All files in PDF format)
(Reports updated July 15, 2009 to incorporate new details in H.R. 3200)