Category Archives: Action Alert

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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ACTION ALERT: Make Another Call For Medicaid Restoration!

Yes, we’re asking you to make a call for Medicaid again.  The Appropriations Committee must take final action by Thursday, April 5, this may be our last opportunity to push for restoration of Medicaid cuts!  Keep scrolling to get all the details … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Make a Phone Call for Restoring Medicaid!

The Human Services Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee will finish their work and submit recommendations to the chairs of the Committee by the end of this week. We have one last opportunity to make a final request of the subcommittee to restore the Medicaid … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Speak Up March 1 to Protect Health Care Coverage in State Law

It’s not news that actions in Washington, D.C. to erode the protections of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have an impact on people in Connecticut. That’s why the Protect Our Care CT Campaign, advocates and some state legislators are working … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Restoring Medicaid Coverage Event

RESTORING MEDICAID COVERAGE EVENT Wednesday, February 21st 4pm: Legislative Briefing & Action Strategy, Capitol, Room 310 (map) 6pm: Appropriations Public Hearing, Legislative Office Building, Room 2C (map) Parking: You can park in the Legislative Office Building Garage (map).  If the main … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Medicaid cuts still threatening coverage for CT residents

We’ve been keeping you in the loop regarding Medicaid cuts in the state budget, and opportunities to fight back against these devastating cuts. The cut that has gotten a lot of attention is the Medicare Savings Program cut. We let … Continue reading

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