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Rosen Co-Sponsors State Public Option Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions, announced her co-sponsorship of the State Public Option Act, a bill that would allow states that choose to expand Medicaid the ability for their residents to buy into the program.

“Nevadans deserve access to affordable, high-quality care, and that’s exactly what the Medicaid public option would offer. This bill would allow states like Nevada to give residents the...

Rosen, Cortez Masto, Crapo, and Bipartisan Group of Senators Send Letter Requesting Administration to Stabilize Medicare Advantage Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions, joined Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) and Senator Mike Crapo (R-ID) in a letter urging the Administration to stabilize the Medicare Advantage program that provides quality health care to 21 million seniors and individuals with disabilities. The Senators wrote to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma requesting she consider how...

Rosen to Attend State of the Union with Health Care Advocate, Three-time Cancer Survivor from Nevada

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) will attend the State of the Union with Tanya Flanagan, a constituent from North Las Vegas. Flanagan is a three-time cancer survivor who works for Clark County as a Public Information Administrator. As a Nevadan with a pre-existing condition, Flanagan would be at risk of being denied access to affordable health care if the protections of the Affordable Care Act were to be repealed or struck down in federal court.

“I'm honored to have...