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PRESS CONFERENCE: Representatives McBath and Kildee to Discuss Latest Actions to Lower Insulin Costs

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***MEDIA ADVISORY FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2 AT 1:00 PM ET***

Call Comes After U.S. Representatives Dan Kildee (D-MI), Lucy McBath (D-GA), and Angie Craig (D-MN) Introduced the Affordable Insulin Now Act 

Washington, DC — On Wednesday, March 2, 2022, U.S. Representatives Dan Kildee (D-MI-05) and Lucy McBath (D-GA-06) will join Protect Our Care for a virtual press conference to discuss their new legislation to lower insulin costs for millions of diabetics. The Affordable Insulin Now Act, which was also introduced in the Senate by Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock (D-GA), would limit out-of-pocket insulin costs to $35 per month for millions of diabetics with insurance. Lowering insulin costs is an essential step to drive down health care costs and put more money in working families’ pockets.  

VIRTUAL PRESS CONFERENCE:

WHO:
U.S. Representative Dan Kildee (MI-05)
U.S. Representative Lucy McBath (GA-06)
Brad Woodhouse, Protect Our Care Executive Director
Brooks Bellman, 28-year-old Type 1 Diabetic from Atlanta, GA
Dr. Morris Brown, endocrinologist from Atlanta, GA.

WHAT: Virtual Press Conference 

WHEN: Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at 1:00 PM ET

WHERE: Register for the Event Here.