Senator will be in Seaford Friday from 9:15 to 10 p.m. and in Wilmington at 4:30 p.m.

Sen. Tom Carper will hold two press conferences in Delaware Friday to highlight the importance of the Affordable Care Act to millions of Americans.

Carper will be joined by patients, doctors, and health care leaders who will talk about how repealing the Affordable Care Act without an adequate replacement would be detrimental to the health and well-being of patients, the health care system, and the economy in Delaware.

Jan. 13, 9:15 – 10 a.m.

Location: Nanticoke Hospital, 801 Middleford Rd., Seaford

Speakers -

a Sussex County resident and Affordable Care Act marketplace plan enrollee. Nanticoke Hospital President Steve Rose Board Chair Linda Messick La Red CEO Brian Olson


Jan. 13, 4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester will join him in Wilmington.

St. Francis Hospital, 701 N. Clayton St., Wilmington

Speakers -

an Affordable Care Act marketplace plan enrollee. Saint Francis Hospital President and CEO Brian E. Dietz, Board Chair Dennis Salter Maggie Norris of Westside Family Healthcare Ephraim Kaba, CEO of Henrietta Johnson Medical Center