State Innovation Exchange and Michigan Lawmakers to Hold Telephone Town Hall on Health Care Costs and the Economy
LANSING, Mich. — The State Innovation Exchange (SiX) will host a telephone town hall with Michigan Representatives Winnie Brinks, D-Grand Rapids, Jon Hoadley, D-Kalamazoo and Emily Schwarzkopf, health policy expert with the Michigan League for Public Policy on Wednesday, June 13, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. ET. Following major changes to Medicaid last week that could deprive thousands of citizens access to health care, the legislators will discuss how they are working to protect coverage and lower costs including for prescription drugs.
WHAT: Telephone town hall on health care costs and the economy
WHO: Michigan Representatives Winnie Brinks, D-Grand Rapids, Jon Hoadley, D-Kalamazoo and Emily Schwarzkopf, health policy expert with the Michigan League for Public Policy
WHEN: Wednesday, June 13, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET
The event is sponsored by the State Innovation Exchange and is open to the public and members of the press. Residents will be able to connect directly with the legislators, learn about how they are fighting for more affordable and accessible health care in Michigan, and discuss new ideas.