Assembly Health and Senior Services

The Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee is responsible for the oversight of health care policy. Its focus is legislation that works to prevent disease, promote well-being at all life stages and encourage informed choices that enrich the quality of life for residents and communities.
Democratic Research Aide:  Nicole A. Brown   
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Video: Speaker Prieto joins Advocates to Protest Repeal of Affordable Care Act

Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen) on Wednesday joined with advocates such as Citizen Action and NJ for Health Care to protest Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

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Speaker Prieto Joins Advocates to Protest Republican Efforts to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

'This isn't about politics. This is about saving people's lives.'
(TRENTON) - Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen) released the following statement Wednesday after joining with advocates such as Citizen Action and NJ for Health Care to protest Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act:

"It's stunning that Republicans want to strip health care from more than a half-million New Jerseyans and cost the state about $3 billion a year in federal funds. Sadly, though, it's true, and it's beyond scary that Republicans are doing so without any viable alternative for those harmed by their reckless politics.

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