Rep. Davids Named to New Democrat Coalition Healthcare and Tech Task Forces, Will Co-Chair Task Force on Tech

March 4, 2019
Press Release

Rep. Davids announced today that she has been named to the New Democrat Coalition’s Healthcare and Tech Task Forces. She will co-chair the task force on tech.  

The Healthcare Task Force will serve as a convening force for pragmatic solutions in the healthcare debate. Their work will focus on ways to stabilize the individual markets and protect and expand on the ACA to work toward universal affordable health care. The Technology Task Force will focus on issues including emerging technology, global competitiveness, innovation, data privacy and artificial intelligence.  

“I’m pleased to lead the New Democrat Coalition Tech Task Force and serve on their Healthcare Task Force as we work to find forward-thinking solutions to the challenges facing the healthcare and technology sectors,” said Davids. “The New Dems have a strong reputation for reaching across the aisle to get things done, and I’m ready to develop bipartisan, commonsense policy solutions that help the American people.” 

Each taskforce is charged with meeting with stakeholders and developing policy positions for the Coalition to advance in both the near term and long term. They will target areas where the Coalition can advance policies that help our economy and this Congress get on track. 

“The New Democrats are about finding innovative solutions to complicated issues,” said Rep. Suzan DelBene, Vice-Chair for Policy. “The American people have said they want Congress to get things done. With this talented group, we’re committed to finding the best ideas to expand our middle class and create opportunities for hardworking families in this new economy.” 

For more information on the New Democrat Coalition, visit https://newdemocratcoalition-himes.house.gov/.  

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