David Jones
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David K. Jones is a doctoral candidate at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. His dissertation examines the role of the states in the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. His research has been published by the New England Journal of Medicine and The Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law among others. David holds a Master of Arts in Political Science degree from the University of Michigan, and a Master of Science in Public Health degree from the University of North Carolina. Prior to graduate school he interned in the Idaho Legislature, for the Chair of the Health Committee in the Canadian House of Commons, and in Congressman Charlie Rangel’s district office in Harlem, NY.

Recent Posts by David Jones

The State Of Implementation: Health Reform And The 2012 Elections

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is not on the ballot this election, but its fate is very much up for grabs. The law will likely survive if President Obama is re-elected and Democrats maintain control of the Senate, but is vulnerable otherwise. Republican leaders have threatened to use the same...