“If President Bush won’t stand
up for our children, we will.”
Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton
Assemblywoman
Barbara Lifton

Fighting for quality, affordable health care

Working to provide health insurance for all children by:

photo “I remain dedicated to fighting for easy access to affordable health care for all New Yorkers.”
Assemblywoman
Barbara Lifton
  • Stepping in where President Bush won’t by expanding the State Child Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)

  • This program will secure funding to help cover 70,000 of New York’s uninsured children

Fighting to ensure accessible, affordable health care by supporting:

  • The “Doctors Across New York” program, which will provide financial incentives for doctors to practice in underserved areas

  • A proposed statewide transition from paper to electronic health records to promote quicker, safer exchange of medical information among doctors

  • Saving the state $36 million by expanding the preferred drug list

  • An additional $50 million commitment to stem cell research

  • Expanding universal health care to all New Yorkers (A.7354 and A.8163)


Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton Assemblywoman
Barbara Lifton
106 East Court St.• Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 277-8030 • liftonb@assembly.state.ny.us

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