Removing Barriers to Healthcare

2020 ALEC Annual Meeting Workshop

In response to COVID-19, Americans have been thinking about ways to remove barriers in the healthcare space and allow for greater access to providers. Join Iowa House Speaker Linda Upmeyer and healthcare experts from the Pacific Legal Foundation and the Mackinac Center for a discussion highlighting policies and regulations currently stifling access to healthcare providers and equipment.


  • Lindsay Killen, Mackinac Center for Public Policy
  • Anastasia Boden, Pacific Legal Foundation
  • Speaker Linda Upmeyer, Iowa House of Representatives

In Depth: Health

There has never been a time when both federal and state jurisdictions have been more in control of American’s healthcare than it is today. Implementation of the Affordable Care Act is well in motion, and each state has considered how to address provisions of the federal law as it has…

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