Alyene Senger

Expert on Health Care


Alyene Senger focuses her research and writing at The Heritage Foundation on the intricacies of health policy. As research associate, she examines the provisions and effects of the Affordable Care Act (popularly known as Obamacare), the need to reform Medicare and what conservative solutions to health policy challenges look like.

Senger’s commentary and analysis have appeared in or been cited by print and online outlets such as The Washington Times, The Washington Examiner, National Review Online and Real Clear Politics, among others.

She regularly weighs in on health policy matters at Heritage’s policy blog, The Foundry. She has talked about the implementation of Obamacare in many radio and television appearances, including Fox News Channel’s

Senger, who currently resides in Washington, D.C.,  joined Heritage’s Center for Health Policy Studies as a research assistant in January 2012. She holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Kent State University in Ohio.

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