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Foster Campbell on Health Care

 

 


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Campbell told leaders from insurance companies, and representatives of the pharmaceutical industry that he has a record which proves he can make progress on controversial topics in healthcare like controlling the cost of prescription drugs, and regulating competition across healthcare.

Campbell committed to support changes to the Affordable Care Act including changes for small businesses to ease the burden of providing employer-based options. "250,000 new consumers now have healthcare in Louisiana and you can't be denied for a pre-existing condition. That's good," said Campbell. "But there is so much we have to fix to get our whole system working better."

Proposed mergers by major insurance companies were of particular concern to event organizers, because of alleged antitrust violations. "I regulate monopolies right now on the Public Service Commission, so it's no secret that I fight for consumers who don't have lobbyists," said Campbell. "I believe in healthy competition."

Source: 2016 La. Senate campaign website press release , Aug 3, 2016

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