Tag Archives: CTLeg2018

Activists Deliver Message at Health Care Action Day

Everyday people are too often left out of the public policy debate. On March 14, 60 activists made sure their voices were heard at the Protect Our Care CT Campaign’s Health Care Action Day in Hartford. The goal of the … Continue reading

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Putting CT health care first at the Capitol – Public hearings in Hartford

Robin Comey of Branford tells her story at the press conference with Comptroller Kevin Lembo, State Senator Sean Scanlon, and Foundation President Frances G Padilla Fighting back against rising prescription drug costs One of Universal Health Care Foundation’s top legislative … 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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Your Voice Counts: Busy Week Ahead on State Health Care Legislation

It’s a busy time for health care ideas up at the State Capitol. There are at least 8 proposed bills that are scheduled for public hearings March 5 – 9 at the Legislative Office Building (LOB) in Hartford. We know … 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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Restore Medicaid event re-energizes advocates at the Capitol

By Rosana G. Ferraro | On a warm Wednesday afternoon, Medicaid advocates from different organizations came together ahead of a public hearing at the Capitol to fight back against cuts to Medicaid programs in the state budget. In the 2018-2019 … 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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