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Congresswoman Joyce Beatty

Representing the 3rd District of Ohio

Healthcare

 

Beatty's Pledge on Healthcare

All Americans should have access to affordable, high-quality healthcare, including those with pre-existing conditions. I will continue to work to protect and strengthen the Affordable Care Act, while moving toward a “Medicare-For-All-Who-Want-It” program which would give Americans the option to access a Medicare-type system in lieu of private insurance. I also will continue supporting federal investment in groundbreaking medical research, life-saving therapies, and innovative technologies to ensure the health and well-being of generations of Americans.

In addition, I strongly believe that women’s reproductive decisions should be made between them and their doctor.

Highlights of Beatty Work on Healthcare

  • Member of the Medicare for All Caucus.
  • Co-Chair of the Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition.
  • Leads the effort to fund the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
  • Author of the Concussion Awareness and Education Act to require the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) to coordinate research on youth and sports-related concussions.
  • Author of the Return to Work Awareness Act, to provide resources for survivors of stroke and other serious illnesses to return to the workforce.

Read more below, or please contact my office for more information concerning my work and views on Healthcare.

More on Healthcare

Sep 18, 2020 Press Release
Franklin County Court of Common Pleas rules LaRose’s decision is “arbitrary and unreasonable.”
Sep 18, 2020 Press Release
New report finds that a complete and accurate count is critical for constituents, programs and services
Sep 17, 2020 Announcements
September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, a month-long initiative to raise awareness on prostate cancer.
Sep 17, 2020 Announcements
Completed forms MUST be submitted by September 30, 2020.
Sep 16, 2020 Press Release
More than $108 million in federal funds are coming to Central Ohio.
Sep 15, 2020 Announcements
We must act on COVID-19, the economic crisis, and systemic racism.
Sep 11, 2020 Press Release
To date, Ohio’s Third Congressional District has received more than $482 million in COVID-19-related federal funds.
Sep 10, 2020 Press Release
Senate Republican Leadership pushing bill that fails American families, workers and small businesses.
Aug 26, 2020 Announcements
Today marks the 100th anniversary of the adoption of the 19th Amendment.
Aug 24, 2020 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives voted on The Heroes Act on May 15th.

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