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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.

Please join our team to elect a strong new leader who will fight for us in Washington.

From the Campaign

Philadelphia Tribune - Congressional Candidate: I’m not a career politician’

Philadelphia Tribune|| Damon Williams || April 24, 2014 - In the race for the U.S. Congressional seat of Pennsylvania’s 13th District entrant Dr. Val Arkoosh has two things going for her: she has a certified medical background and is free of the label of “career politician.” “I bring a very different perspective. I’m not a career politician, have been active in my community for a very long time and have lived in ...

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Inside Surgery - Interview with Valerie Arkoosh, MD – Candidate for Congress

Inside Surgery || April 21, 2014 -  Valerie Arkoosh, MD, is an Anesthesiologist, past President of the National Physicians Alliance, and a candidate for Congress running in Pennsylvania’s 13th Congressional district, located in Northeast Philadelphia and Montgomery County. We recently spoke to Dr. Arkoosh about her roles as a physician and health policy expert. Where were you born and raised? I was born and raised in Omaha, Nebra...

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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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