ANY plan proposed by the current GOP leadership is probably a bad plan and does not have the best interest of conservatism at its heart.
...the average American. The only thing they will understand is their pocket-books.
You may be overstating the intelligence of the average American. Most can’t balance a checkbook, lay off the credit cards, or even save enough for retirement. Financial literacy is not common in this society. There are, however, many experts in the field of planning for a lifetime of government dependency.