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Laura Packard

Laura Packard

Laura Packard is a Denver-based health care advocate and founder of Health Care Voices, a non-profit grassroots organization for adults with serious medical conditions, senior advisor to Be a Hero and co-chair of Health Care Voter.


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Dear Member of Congress: Lower Drug Prices Now or Lose Your Job

As we get closer to the midterm elections, voters across the country will remember the records of every other elected official who answered to Big Pharma and not the people.

Laura Packard ·


Twelve Years Later, Surviving Cancer, and Attacks on the Affordable Care Act

If insurance companies ever get the opportunity to pick and choose their clients, cancer survivors with a history of both chemo and radiation will surely be last on their list.

Laura Packard ·


This Is How We Win on Affordable Health Care Now

A "public option" for health insurance is broadly popular with Americans.

Laura Packard ·


It's Time to Build American Health Care Back Better

Please contact your Senators and Representative today and ask them to vote for the Build Back Better bill with all the health care provisions included, because care can't wait and neither can we.

Laura Packard ·


Redistribution of Health Through the American Families Plan

The American Families Plan will make the Affordable Care Act subsidies permanent—ensuring that millions of Americans can keep their care. And the top 1% of taxpayers will pay for it.

Laura Packard ·


It's Time to Junk "Junk Insurance"

We should be working to strengthen the protections of the Affordable Care Act and expand health care to all, not punch holes in the foundation.

Laura Packard ·


Congress Must Expand Health Care Now Through the American Rescue Plan

Expanding health care incrementally through the American Rescue Plan will help save lives now, and lay the groundwork for health care for all later.

Laura Packard ·


Hedge Funds Tried to Kill GameStop. Now They’re Coming for Our Health Care System Too

Hedge funds and private equity firms make profits off our misery and threaten any future health care reform. 

Laura Packard ·

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