Health Care Choice

Increased choice leads to better health care because it puts patients – not bureaucrats – in control of their own health and well-being.

Unfortunately, state and federal governments have spent decades restraining choice, which has driven up prices and decreased quality. Examples include U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulations that delay access to potentially lifesaving drugs and procedures, and scope-of-practice laws that limit the authority of nurse practitioners to examine, diagnose and treat patients independently—services that they are trained to deliver. There are hundreds of other examples.

Lifting senseless federal and state regulations would open the health care market to more providers and give patients greater freedom to choose the care that fits their budgets and improves their lives. Isn’t that what health care is all about?


Aug 16, 2018

The Key to Better Care Is Found in Market-Based Reform

A debate about single-payer health care — often called Medicare for All by its proponents — has been growing in the United States. This is the wrong path for the American health care…

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Aug 01, 2018

Freedom Partners Praises Rule Expanding Short-Term, Limited-Duration Health Insurance

STLD Insurance a Vital Alternative for Millions of Americans Seeking Relief from Skyrocketing Costs of Obamacare Arlington, VA – The Trump administration today issued its final rule on short-term, limited-duration health…

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Jul 13, 2018

Congress is on the Right Track with Health Savings Accounts

Recently, the House Ways and Means Committee proposed several ways to improve health savings accounts and make them more accessible to more Americans. We support their efforts and encourage the House to…

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Jul 10, 2018

ICYMI: Freedom Partners: New Health Insurance Rule Gives Americans More Choices, Better Options

Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento  |  Investor’s Business Daily Sky-high costs under the current health care system have squeezed small businesses and people who work for themselves. … An estimated…

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Jun 21, 2018

Scope-of-Practice Restrictions an Impediment to Lower Health Care Costs

Why is health care so expensive in the United States? Our country allocates more of its gross domestic product to health care than any other developed nation. So, why are Americans getting…

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Apr 25, 2018

ICYMI: Freedom Partners: Short-Term Health Plans Provide Alternative to Premium Hikes

Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento  |  Morning Consult Some in Washington would have us believe there is only one way to provide relief to the millions of Americans trapped between paying…

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Apr 17, 2018

Freedom Partners, AFP and Grassroots Partners: Short-Term, Limited-Duration Insurance the Right Approach to Lower Costs

STLD Insurance a Vital Escape Valve to Hundreds of Thousands of Consumers Seeking Relief from Skyrocketing Costs Under Obamacare Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, Americans for Prosperity and grassroots partners…

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Mar 15, 2018

Obamacare Bailouts Aid Insurers, Not Consumers

Over the past several weeks and months, there has been resounding opposition to using taxpayer dollars to prop up health insurance companies, and for good reason. Current proposals would send hundreds of…

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Mar 09, 2018

Barrasso Bill Will Restore Choice In Health Care

This week, Wyoming Senator John Barrasso introduced the Improving Choices in Heath Care Coverage Act – legislation that expands access to affordable, short-term, limited duration health plans. The bill would codify into…

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Jan 18, 2018

Freedom Partners Thanks Vice President Pence for His Continued Support for Right to Try

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners, a non-profit, non-partisan chamber of commerce that promotes the benefits of a free and open society, issued the following statement in response to Vice President Pence…

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