Making health care more affordable, more available

Health care costs continue to impact families in all of our communities. Under the Affordable Care Act, rural residents have been treated like second-class citizens when it comes to health care access. Our country’s rate of maternal mortality lags behind the rest of the industrialized world. I think we deserve better, and that every individual should be able to get affordable, quality health care no matter who they are or where they live.

Whether it’s fighting to restore health insurance options for Klickitat County, working to lower the cost of prescription medication and treatment, or leading the way on legislation to reverse the death rate among moms, I’ll keep advancing solutions to improve health care in Southwest Washington.