AARP New Hampshire Discussion with Senator Maggie Hassan



Full Event

Highlight Clips

How can the Affordable Care Act be fixed so we can move forward?
Do states have different Medicaid requirements?
Can anything be done to regulate nursing homes?


This Access Live event was hosted by AARP New Hampshire. Guest Speaker, Senator Maggie Hassan, who represents New Hampshire discussed healthcare and the recent critical developments in Washington. She spoke about how these can and will affect AARP members. Senator Hassan mentioned that we need to preserve access to healthcare by working across party lines. She is fighting for policies for seniors. Senator Maggie Hassan spoke about previous healthcare proposals and the increasing cost they would require without increasing coverage. There is a proposed healthcare bill in the senate that would build on healthcare access, availability and lower costs. This would ensure market stability and lower premiums. This bill has bipartisan support and is currently waiting to proceed and be voted on from the senate floor.