October 11, 2007: McCain proposes health care overhaul (AP)

  • “The solution, my friends, isn’t a one-size-fits-all, big-government takeover of health care,” he told the Rotary Club of Des Moines. “It resides where every important social advance has always resided — with the American people themselves, with well-informed American families making practical decisions to address their imperatives for better health and more secure prosperity.”