What's at Stake?
The #VoteKids campaign urges elected leaders to invest in programs and policies that address these issues and others to keep our children, families and communities safe and healthy.
While the Academy advocates on a number of child health issues, the following topics listed below are especially relevant to this year's election. We encourage you to learn where your candidates stand on the following child health issues:
Access to Care
One of the Academy's advocacy priorities is ensuring all children have access to high-quality, age-appropriate and affordable health insurance. The AAP urges state and federal leaders to protect children's health care coverage and build on the progress made to provide all children with the care they need, when they need it.