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Patrick J. Kennedy is a former congressman and author of The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act. Mehmet Oz, MD is co-founder of Sharecare and host of "The Dr. Oz Show." Linda Rosenberg is president & CEO of the National Council for Behavioral Health. Marla Weston, PhD, RN, is CEO of the American Nurses Association. The opinions expressed in this commentary are theirs.
(CNN)Dear President-elect Trump: