These 14 healthcare priorities are on Trump's 2nd-term agenda, he says

President Donald Trump has released the "Fighting for You" campaign setting his agenda for his potential second term. 

Several healthcare-related priorities were among the items on his list. The president and his campaign said that details of these agenda items will be fleshed out in upcoming speeches and debates.


  • Cut prescription drug prices
  • Put patients and physicians back in charge of healthcare system
  • Lower healthcare insurance premiums
  • End surprise billing
  • Cover all preexisting conditions
  • Protect Social Security and Medicare
  • Protect veterans and provide world-class healthcare and services

Eradicate COVID-19:

  • Develop a vaccine by the end of 2020
  • Return to normal in 2021
  • Make all critical medicines and supplies for healthcare workers in the U.S.
  • Refill stockpiles and prepare for future pandemics

Cut reliance on China:

  • Allow 100 percent expense deductions for such essential industries as pharmaceuticals and robotics that bring manufacturing to the U.S.
  • No federal contracts for companies who outsource to China
  • President Trump also vowed to "hold China accountable" for the global spread of COVID-19.

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