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Media Advisory: Health Care Marketplace is Focus of AGs Summit

For Release: April 13, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. Eastern
Contact: Marjorie Tharp | 202-326-6047 | mtharp@naag.org
Twitter:@NatlAssnAttysGn
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WHO: The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) is holding its Presidential Initiative Summit with a theme of, “Evolving Challenges in the American Health Care Marketplace.” NAAG President and Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen will host, and 22 state attorneys general will attend.

WHAT: Issues to be addressed will be the future of health care reform, prescription drug costs, consolidation and potential state law barriers to competition.

Keynote Speaker: Cigna President and CEO David Cordani

Panelists include representatives from the American Enterprise Institute, America’s Health Insurance Plans, American Hospital Association, American Medical Association, Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics, Center on Health Insurance Reforms, Federal Trade Commission, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, and U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

WHEN: Thursday, April 27 and Friday, April 28
First session starts at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time Thursday
Meeting concludes Friday at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time

WHERE: Park Lane Hotel
The Ballroom
36 Central Park South
New York, N.Y. 10019

Reporters: For a copy of the agenda or to receive press credentials to attend, contact Marjorie Tharp, NAAG communications director, at mtharp@naag.org or 202-326-6047.

Video of the meeting sessions will be posted to the NAAG website same day as presentation. Follow us: @NatlAssnAttysGn and #NAAGMeeting.

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