Tag Archives: Affordable Care Act

The ACA Post-Tax Bill: Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

By Jill Zorn | The terrible tax bill that just passed has huge negative implications for health care and the health of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  But the ACA, while weakened, is still standing. Individual Mandate The tax bill eliminates … 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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#LivesOnTheLine Action 6.22.17

Thank you to EVERYONE who answered our call to send selfies and/or photos of loved ones. #LivesOnTheLine is headed to Philly today (follow us on Instagram and Twitter for updates) and will be represented at Senator Richard Blumenthal’s Emergency Field … Continue reading

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Will the Senate Save Us?  Don’t Count on It! 

By Jill Zorn The House passed the (Un) American Health Care Act (AHCA).  Now it’s up to the Senate to craft their version of the bill.  Can we count on senators to save us? Is There Hope? The Senate is … Continue reading

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Today’s Vote to Dismantle the ACA and Replace It with Hollow Promises Fails Millions of People

Today’s vote in the House of Representatives to dismantle the Affordable Care Act sets the stage for massive disruption for hundreds of thousands of Connecticut families. The bill they passed, the American Health Care Act: abandons Americans with pre-existing conditions, slashes … Continue reading

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Change Happens at the Speed of Trust

By Jill Zorn In the midst of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal fight, which still rages on as I write this, I attended the Connecticut Health Council program on April 12, Change in DC-What it Means for Connecticut’s Health … Continue reading

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One More Time: Stop the (Un)American Health Care Act

By Jill Zorn The latest news flash on health care from Capitol Hill in Washington: It is now up to “moderate” Republicans to stop the (Un)American Health Care Act. Thanks to negotiations with the far-right Freedom Caucus, a horrible bill … Continue reading

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