Tag Archives: Legislative 2017

THANK YOU! Your action made change in Hartford!

VICTORIES FOR HEALTH CARE AT THE CAPITOL! THANK YOU TO ALL WHO TOOK ACTION! THANK YOU to all of you who called, emailed, shared alerts and posts, and worked to support important people-centered/pro-consumer health care bills this session. Here are some important … Continue reading

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TODAY: Tell your state rep to stand up for health care!

We need the House to act on three bills by 11:59pm on Wednesday, June 7! These three pro-consumer bills have passed the Senate.  Now we need the House to pass them without amendment. More on the bills below – here’s … Continue reading

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We can’t wait! Take action against high Rx costs!

Time is running out for the CT House of Representatives to pass important health care consumer protections! Tell your State Representative and House Leadership to act this week! Last week the Senate passed a bill, Senate Bill 445, that protects … Continue reading

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EVENT: Tuesday, May 30 – Join us to say NO to HUSKY Cuts!

Join with people receiving health care through HUSKY (Medicaid) and other Medicaid advocates to oppose cuts in income eligibility levels for parents in the HUSKY program. The General Assembly will most likely be in session so this will also be … Continue reading

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Trump Budget Means a Triple Whammy for Connecticut’s Medicaid Program 

By Jill Zorn  Donald Trump’s budget, “A New Foundation for American Greatness” is just the latest in a string of attacks against Connecticut’s Medicaid program. First, is the proposed state budget cut that would lead to 9,500 HUSKY A parents, with … Continue reading

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Take Action to Protect Women’s Health in CT

With health care under attack from Washington, DC, Connecticut leaders and lawmakers must push back against federal changes that would compromise Connecticut residents’ health. One way Connecticut lawmakers can preserve the gains in women’s health under the Affordable Care Act … Continue reading

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Say “No” to Taking Health Care from Low Income Parents!

The state budget crisis has put HUSKY A parents’ health insurance coverage on the chopping block again.  HUSKY A is the state’s Medicaid program that provides health care coverage for low-income parents and their children. If this all sounds familiar, … Continue reading

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