"I think Mitt is finally recognizing that the Massachusetts health care plan that he passed is a huge problem for him," Perry, the Texas governor and Republican presidential candidate, told radio host Laura Ingraham. "And yeah, it was not 'almost perfect.' I truly believe that you have to have the free market in play with our health care. I think Obamacare, which was modeled after the Massachusetts plan, was an absolute debacle."
Romney's plan--which included a government mandate that individuals purchase health insurance and a state health care exchange program--resembles President Barack Obama's national health care reform that that passed last year.Read More »from Perry swipes at Romney over health care and says he won’t vacation in Martha’s Vineyard