Anna Strong joined AACF in December 2011 as the Health Policy Director. A graduate of the dual master's degree program at the Clinton School of Public Service and the UAMS College of Public Health, her previous experience includes serving as a Senior Policy Analyst at the UAMS Center for Rural Health and a Decision Support Analyst at Acxiom Corporation. A native of Searcy, Anna received her B.A. in Mathematics from Hendrix College. She and her husband Aaron live in Little Rock with their dog Tucker.
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May 12, 2014
At Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, we’ve been working for many years to ensure that all children have health coverage here in our state. Our latest report, Crossing into New Territory: Kids’ Health Coverage in 2014 , outlines the progress Arkansas has made in covering kids since 1997. For the first time ever, fewer than six percent of Arkansas children lack health insurance, down from 22 percent in 1997. This dramatic reduction is no accident. It is the product of a concerted, bipartisan, years-long effort to make sure kids are covered. However, as we shared last week at our “...