AUAPAC Participates in Fundraiser for House Energy & Commerce Committee Member

By Policy and Advocacy Brief posted 08-02-2022 13:51


On July 27, AUAPAC participated in a fundraiser for Representative Markwayne Mullin (R-OK-02). Rep. Mullin serves on the House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Health, which has jurisdiction on critical healthcare workforce issues, including loan repayment for specialty physicians and GME funding. The congressman is currently seeking the Republican nomination for the open U.S. Senate seat in Oklahoma. During the fundraiser, Rep. Mullin stressed the need to strengthen the specialty physician workforce in rural America, including incentivizing specialist with loan repayment to practice where there is the greatest need.