2019 – 2020 Policy Priorities

MPHA’s policy priorities reflect our commitment to advancing health equity in the Commonwealth through policies that align with the health needs and priorities of the communities we serve. MPHA is committed to policies that combat structural racism, integrate health into all policies, and reduce poverty. 

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Access to Healthy Affordable Food

Transportation Equity

  • Funding and Modernizing Regional Transit Authorities
  • Equitable Implementation of the Transportation Climate Initiative

Public Health Infrastructure

Community Health Integration

  • Funding the Prevention and Wellness Trust Fund
  • Promoting Equity in Health Care Reform
  • Convening the Alliance for Community Health Integration
  • Halting Implementation of the New Federal Public Charge Rule

Access to Quality, Affordable Housing

  • Supporting Policies that Increase Access to Healthy and Affordable Homes
  • Building Partnerships for Affordable Housing and Health Equity

Click here to view MPHA Priority Legislation for 2017-2018
Click here to view MPHA Priority Legislation 2015-2016