Livestream: A Checkup on Federal Healthcare Legislation
October 21 @ 8:00 pm–9:00 pm EDT
It’s been a busy time on Capitol Hill this autumn as legislators decide how to move forward with the Build Back Better reconciliation package. Get caught up on the latest news about healthcare provisions in the package with Doctors for America, Families USA, and Public Citizen!
Anna Kaltenboeck is a Senior Health Advisor for the United States Senate Committee on Finance. She is a health economist by training and was previously the Program Director of the Center for Health Policy and Outcomes at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center focusing on the development and application of value-based pricing methods to foster rational and sustainable drug pricing.
Steve Knievel is an advocate with Public Citizen’s access to medicines program leading their advocacy in Congress for drug pricing reform and global COVID-19 vaccine access.
Bailey Reavis is the Federal Relations Associate at Families USA, where she helps implement the organization’s work with federal policymakers and key national partners on all of Families USA’s program areas. Prior to joining Families USA, Reavis worked at Voices for Progress, an organization focused on protecting our climate, strengthening our democracy, and ensuring economic and social justice for all. There she worked with members to advocate on a diverse portfolio of issues, including protecting and expanding the Affordable Care Act. Reavis holds a BA in political science from University of Colorado at Boulder.