Tag Archives: Affordable Care Act

How state budget proposals threaten health – AND WHAT YOU CAN DO!

Guest Blog by Jonathan Miller Can you afford to spend half your income on healthcare? If the State passes their current budget proposal, that’s what I’ll have to do. After years of working, I’m now disabled with a chronic condition … Continue reading

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ACA Sabotage Part 1: Cost-Sharing Reductions (CSRs)

By Kayla Tarlton The Trump administration’s ongoing attacks on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) ramped up last Thursday when two different actions were announced on Thursday October 12.  Today’s Trump Sabotage blog addresses one of those actions:   cutting off federal … 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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Graham-Cassidy Failed. Now What?

By Jill Zorn This week marked another failure of Congress to pass a bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA).   This time it was the Graham-Cassidy bill that couldn’t find the votes to be passed in the … Continue reading

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Federal health care proposals – learn more ahead of Congress returning from recess

While the health care debate has taken a step back from the national stage, there are still proposals being developed and discussed.  Some proposals coming out at the federal level are bipartisan, while others ride the party line. Here’s a … 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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