AARP Alabama Discusses 2021 Legislative Preview



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Highlight Clips

Senator and President Pro Tempore Del Marsh outlines legislative priorities in the Senate.
Speaker Mac McCutcheon discusses legislative expectations in the House of Representaives.
The legislators address the need for Medicaid expansion in the state.


AARP Alabama hosted this Access Live event to provide a 2021 legislative preview with state leaders. The event featured AARP State Director Candi Williams, Speaker of the House of State Representatives Mac McCutcheon, and President Pro Tempore of the Alabama Senate Senator Del Marsh. The legislators discussed priorities and expectations for the upcoming session and what is being done in regard to ensuring the health and well-being of state residents amid the COVID-19 crisis. There was specific discussion about healthcare, expanding Medicaid coverage, and increasing broadband access in the wake of the pandemic.