Tag Archives: ACA

YOU did it again! Join us tomorrow (Sat, 7/29)!

SUCCESS! What a relief!  Overnight, the “skinny” repeal vote failed, when all Democratic Senators and Republican Senators Collins, Murkowski and McCain voted “no” on this damaging bill. THANK YOU to all of you who took action – sharing your stories, … 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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Activism Matters!

We did it!  YOU did it! The town halls and phone calls, the die-ins and sit-ins, the emails and voicemails, sharing your stories, the letters to the editor, the marches, the rallies – they mattered!  Demonstrating that our lives are on the line worked! … Continue reading

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Call to Action:  Speak out on the terrible Senate health care bill!

A new version of the Senate bill to repeal and replace the ACA, is coming out today.  All indications are that it is still a terrible bill that will take health care away from millions and decimate Medicaid, in order … Continue reading

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Getting to Single Payer, Part I

By Jill Zorn With all the political turmoil surrounding the possible repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and destruction of Medicaid, support for single payer health care is growing.  This is the first in a series of blogs that … Continue reading

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A Broker’s View: GOP Health Care Bill Will Hurt Many

Guest Blog by Joseph McDonagh As an insurance agent, I reviewed the latest Republican health care bills for their impact on my clients who buy health insurance through Access Health CT, the state’s health insurance exchange.  I compared these new … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Senate delays vote on GOP health care bill

Your calls and action are making a difference in D.C. Thousands upon thousands of people have stood up across the country and urged the U.S. Senate to vote NO on the bad, so-called “Better Care Reconciliation Act.” Today, Senator Mitch McConnell … Continue reading

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