I will support legislation that increases the flexibility of pre-tax Health Savings Accounts, so that individuals can buy insurance with tax-free funds. I will also support “pooling” by associations, religious groups, and small businesses so that people can buy insurance at lower, group rates.
Competition breeds excellence. Maintaining a private healthcare system will drive prescription drug prices down and quality of care up.
COVID-19 has revealed how much we depend on foreign nations for our medicine and protective equipment. I support expanding our national medicinal and supply production to better prepare ourselves for future health crises.