Health care forum planned Thursday

A forum in support of President Obama’s health care reform plan will be held Thursday at the Columbia County Library.

Discussion topics at the CSRA Health Insurance Reform Forum include public option, health coverage for children, senior care and prescription drugs, according to a press release from forum sponsors Pull the Plug PAC, a political action committee formed to oust 10th District Congressman Paul Broun.

Panelists and speakers at the forum include Richmond County Democratic Party Chairman Lowell Greenbaum, University of Georgia law school professor Fazal Khan, Athens emergency room doctor Neal Priest, and Athens insurance billing specialist Teresa Duncan.

The forum starts at 7 p.m. and will be held in the Evans library at 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd.

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