Category Archives: Lynne Ide

Join Us October 14 at Health Care Action Summit

By Lynne Ide In early 2017, a network of organizations and individuals that care about health care started the Protect Our Care CT campaign. The campaign was sparked by a shared desire to protect the positive gains made by the … Continue reading

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Calling All Health Care Activists: Join Us at Oct. 14 Action Summit

By Lynne Ide  A broad-based campaign called Protect Our Care CT came together earlier this year to protect positive gains made by the Affordable Care Act, block the erosion of Medicaid, women’s health and Medicare programs – and stand together … Continue reading

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The Time is Ripe for a Health Care Action Summit

By Lynne Ide What a year 2017 has been so far for health care advocates and activists! We have faced down multiple Washington-based attempts by the GOP to decimate gains in health care coverage and protections made in the past … Continue reading

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Join the July 29 Lives on the Line Health Care Action in Hartford

  By Lynne Ide Yet again, health care tops the news in Washington, D.C.  The U.S. Senate is poised to move forward and debate some version of a health care bill today and tomorrow – the exact details of which are unknown, … Continue reading

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CT Rallies to Protect Our Care

By Lynne Ide On a cold and blustery March day, 100 motivated activists and advocates showed up in Hartford to showcase all the good that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has done for the people of Connecticut. The crowd urged … Continue reading

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#Fight4Better is What We Need

By Lynne Ide Here we are in week three of the legislative session in Hartford.  What is going to happen with health care? All eyes have been focused on Washington, D.C. and the health care agendas put forth by President … Continue reading

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CON Task Force Set to Finish Its Work: Let’s Hope for Positive Change 

By Lynne Ide The Certificate of Need (CON) Task Force is set to finish its work by January 15 and send a list of recommendations to Governor Malloy for his consideration. The question is:  Will the Task Force be bold … Continue reading

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