The #1 cause of bankruptcy in the US is medical bills.

-American Bankruptcy Institute

The #1 request on GoFundMe is help with medical bills.

-GoFundMe

More than 26,000 Americans die each year due to lack of health insurance.

– NCBI, 2006

As a double transplant recipient, health care is more than just policy to Ann Marie; it’s a matter of life and death. She believes that healthcare is a human right that should not have a profit motive and she will fight until every American is covered. In addition, it costs us less. This is the foundation upon we reach towards our nation’s guiding principals- life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.