Fighting for healthcare in rural communities

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Do you ever need to make a phone call, but can’t get cell service? Or need to see a doctor, but the closest physician who can provide the care you need is over a hundred miles away? Unfortunately, these are real burdens that hundreds of thousands of folks I represent in rural South and West Texas experience each day and the reason why I continue to fight for increased access to vital services for all constituents, no matter where they live.

In today’s increasingly connected world, we can have the power to access information at our fingertips. However, today’s innovative technologies aren’t useful if you can’t get cell service, WiFi or reliable electricity.


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