Cancer survivor pleading for help with health insurance ‘angry and hurt’ over Tillis staffer’s response

Cancer survivor pleading for help with health insurance ‘angry and hurt’ over Tillis staffer’s response
September 16, 2020
WRAL RALEIGH • DURHAM • FAYETTEVILLE 

Summary: WRAL has breaking news that is shocking and disappointing. A staffer for Thom Tillis told a constituent and cancer survivor that healthcare was like an expensive shirt; “Yeah, just like if I want to go to the store and buy a new dress shirt. If I can’t afford that dress shirt, I don’t get to get it.” Read the full account and watch a video of the interaction now.