im Knoblach believes in making health care accessible and affordable for all people.  Changes Jim has supported, such as creating more insurance company competition, premium rebates, and reinsurance programs will reduce health insurance costs this coming year (Star Tribune, June 15, 2018).  But Jim also believes more needs to be done, including reducing prescription drug prices, increasing pricing transparency, and making health insurance premiums tax deductible.  He also supports increased mental health funding, reforms to help vulnerable adults, and measures to deal with the opioid crisis.