Get ready to vote 

  • October 19, 2020

Voting is the cornerstone of our representative democracy.  In voting, citizens select who will make critical decisions that influence our health and lives, on topics like health coverage, education, and the environment.  American history has been a difficult struggle to…

Anthony Barrueta

Opposing policies that threaten access to care and coverage

  • August 14, 2019

Imagine for a moment a mother who moved to the United States from Guatemala to create a better life for her children. After years of hard work, she is now eligible to apply to become a permanent resident. Unexpectedly she…

Anthony Barrueta

It’s time to change drug companies’ harmful marketing practices

  • May 10, 2019

Over the course of the past year, we’ve seen renewed interest from federal policymakers in curbing pharmaceutical industry marketing practices that increase drug spending for patients, taxpayers, and the health care system as a whole. This week, the U.S. Department…