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Dr. Val Arkoosh, Democrat for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 13th District

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Val Arkoosh isn’t a politician. A physician, parent and community leader, Val has always put the health and well being of our community and local families first. After leading the fight to pass health care reform, Val is ready to go to Congress to continue to expand access to quality, affordable health care, provide all our kids with a great education and create good-paying jobs so all families have the economic stability they deserve.

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From the Campaign

Keystone Politics: Arkoosh releases campaign ad entitled “Sarah”

Keystone Politics || Colleen Kennedy || April 15, 2014 - In other areas of the country, the Affordable Care Act has become something Democrats run from and Republicans frame as the symbol of failed Democratic Party policies, but in Pennsylvania’s 13th Congressional District, one of the bluest districts in the entire country, congressional candidate Dr. Valerie Arkoosh is championing her role in getting “Obamacare” passed...

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Politics PA: Arkoosh Touts Medical Experience, ACA in Latest Web Ad (VIDEO)

PoliticsPA || Nick Field || April 14, 2014 - One of the central national political questions today is whether Democrats will run toward or away from the President’s health care reform law in the upcoming midterm elections. Well, Val Arkoosh is making it clear she is running on the benefits of the legislation. In her latest web ad, titled “Sarah”, Arkoosh recounts a story that she uses often in her speeches and in debat...

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WHYY: Congressional hopefuls clash, docs run radio ads

Newsworks - WHYY (NPR)|| Dave Davies || April 7, 2014 - Former U.S. Rep. Marjorie Margolies attacked each of her three rivals by name in a spirited debate last night sponsored by the Abington Democratc Party, and it emerged afterward that another candidate, Valerie Arkoosh will be the beneficiary of a six-figure independent expenditure ad campaign starting today. Arkoosh, an anesthesiologist who's been active for years in national health poli...

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The Hill: Taking on the Clinton Machine

The Hill || Cameron Joseph || April 8, 2014 - To make it to Congress, Dr. Val Arkoosh (D) first has to beat back the Clinton machine.  In her path is former Rep. Marjorie Margolies (D-Pa.). Her tough vote in 1993 for then-President Clinton’s budget cost the Democrat her seat the following year, but she’s remained a Clinton ally — and become an in-law, when her son married Chelsea Clinton.  Margolies has by far the...

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