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1Week 7 Assignment: Final Project - Policy Issue: Unaffordable Healthcare Costs in the UnitedStatesSamantha JonesPOLI330 -Political ScienceProfessorKwasi Ofori-YeboahJune 2020
218thJune 2002The Honorable Peter King302 Cannon House Office BuildingWashington, DC 20515United States House of RepresentativesNew York's 2nd congressional districtNew York City, New York State11101Dear Representative Peter King,My name is Samantha Jones and currently I am currently a registered nurse in New York State. Iam a mother and strongly believe in the ability of everyone to have access affordable healthcare.I am writing to you in regards to the dire need to address the issue of growing rate ofunaffordable healthcare for many Americans. I know and appreciate the fact that you stronglysupported the passage and enactment of the Affordable Care Act, which largely sought to addressthe growing gap of uninsured citizens in the United States. You are on record having sponsored58 bills that touch healthcare related issues such as theEmergency Medical Services for ChildrenProgram Reauthorization Act of 2018, theMetastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act and theStillbirth Awareness and Research Act of 2013 just to mention a few.