I filled out the League of Women Voters' Candidate Questionnaire. Here is my answer to Q3 (of 5):
What should our nation do regarding healthcare access?
I will work to return decision-making power to patients and providers by:
• Controlling costs using Direct Primary Care for routine medical treatment, thereby limiting private & government insurance to large, unexpected treatments
• Allowing workers to save their Medicare payroll taxes in personal, inheritable retirement health savings accounts that will gradually replace Medicare transfers
• Giving states full flexibility to use Medicaid funds to achieve a few broad goals