Ariel Smilowitz

Ariel Smilowitz is a consultant at Rabin Martin, where she supports global public health initiatives and elevates neglected global health challenges. She has previously worked at UNICEF, the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) on a range of international development issues. Ariel is a graduate of Cornell University, where she studied government and international affairs and a Roosevelt network alum.

Last week, the Congressional Budget Office released its new score on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which was recently passed by the House of Representatives after months of controversy and political infighting. This is far from the first attempt by Republicans to deregulate our health care system. Since the passage of the Affordable Care