OTHER HEALTH CARE ISSUES
In 2012, the candidate’s husband, Robert Harshbarger, Jr., 53, was charged with one count of selling misbranded drugs, one count of mail fraud and five counts of health care fraud. Robert, President of American Inhalation Medication Specialists, was indicted for substituting a cheaper drug imported from China for the iron sucrose that the Federal Drug Administration has approved for kidney dialysis patients. Robert pleaded guilty to two charges and was sentenced to four years
in prison. Diana held the role of secretary at the company from 2000 to 2013, when she assumed the role of president at the beginning of Robert’s prison sentence. The company dissolved in 2018. Harshbarger says she would bar undocumented
immigrants to the U.S. from receiving free health care.