Testimony on Texas v. U.S.: The Republican lawsuit and its impacts on Americans with pre-existing conditions

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from Brookings: Topics – Health at https://brook.gs/2tc3TXu on February 6, 2019 at 07:39PM

By Christen Linke Young

Chairwoman Eshoo, Ranking Member Burgess, members of the committee, thank you for the opportunity to testify today. I am Christen Linke Young, a Fellow with the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative on Health Policy. My research focuses on private insurance, access to coverage, and the intersection between state and federal policy making. I am honored to have the opportunity to speak with you today about recent developments in health policy and their impact on consumers with pre-existing conditions. My testimony this morning reflects my personal views and should not be attributed to the staff, officers, or trustees of the Brookings Institution.

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