“During a pandemic, in the wake of a disaster, losing your health insurance would be devastating,” the voice says.
The ad claims “Mariannette Miller-Meeks, who took thousands from big insurance, supported a plan that could cost 187,000 Iowans their coverage or let insurers deny it because of preexisting conditions, like diabetes.”
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