Author Archives: universalhealthct

ACTION ALERT: Tell your Senators to vote YES: These four health care bills are ready to go!

There are four health care bills that have already passed the House, we just need the Senate to get them over the finish line and onto the Governor’s desk!

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ACTION ALERT – Tell Your State Senator: Don’t Go Home Without Protecting My Care! 

By Lynne Ide | ACTION NEEDED NOW! In the past year, the federal government has changed laws, modified regulations and cut funds to erode and erase gains in coverage and care made by the Affordable Care Act. The latest protections at risk are … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Health care for our low-income neighbors still at risk

The time is now to speak up for our low-income neighbors whose health care is at risk.  With less than two weeks left to the state legislative session, time is running out to get in touch with legislators about health … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Ask for Relief from High Drug Prices, Contact Your State Rep!

By Jill Zorn | Connecticut residents are worried about skyrocketing drug prices.  As a recent poll shows loud and clear, they agree across party lines that they want their elected leaders to DO SOMETHING! The time is NOW for legislators … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT – Tell Your State Rep: Don’t Go Home Without Protecting My Care! 

By Lynne Ide | ACTION NEEDED NOW! In the past year, the federal government has changed laws, modified regulations and cut funds to erode and erase gains in coverage and care made by the Affordable Care Act. The latest protections at risk are … Continue reading

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April 18th Health Care Action Day brings activists to Hartford

By Ethan Handa | Ethan Handa is a first-year graduate student at the Yale School of Public Health.  He is interning with the Foundation this semester.  He attended his first grassroots action day at the State Capitol on April 18th. … Continue reading

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Poll Shows Connecticut Residents Want Action on High Prescription Drug Costs

By Jill Zorn | Connecticut residents are worried they won’t be able to afford the prescription drugs they need to stay healthy.  They also strongly support a range of government actions to fight back against rising prescription drug prices, across … Continue reading

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