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2017-07-26 12:01 pm    0 comments    News
The health care fight is not over and we need your help! The Senate voted to begin debate on the health care bill, and over the next few days will be voting on various proposals to repeal the Affordable Care Act. You can learn more about the process here.  Many of these proposals will deeply cut the Medicaid program and cause millions of people to lose health care coverage and threaten...
2017-07-19 6:36 pm    0 comments    News
Last night, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that the Senate would not be voting on the Better Care Reconciliation Act.  Earlier today he announced an upcoming vote on a repeal of the Affordable Care Act without an immediate replacement. Media reports today indicate that this approach does not have sufficient support to pass in the Senate. Make no mistake - the Medicaid...
2017-07-18 6:56 pm    0 comments    News
Health Care/Medicaid - Senate Releases New Healthcare/Medicaid Discussion Draft, Concerning Provisions Largely Unchanged On July 13, the Senate released a new discussion draft of the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). The Senate was unable to secure support to pass the bill before the July 4 recess and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Administration officials continue to work...
2017-07-14 1:12 pm    0 comments    News
The Senate is set to vote next week on the latest version of the Better Care Reconciliation Act. The latest revisions to the bill do NOT change the devastating cuts to the Medicaid program that over 10 million people with disabilities rely on to live and work in their communities. The time is now to take action and tell your Senators why Medicaid Matters to You and Your Family.  Take a...
2017-06-28 11:29 am    0 comments    News
The Senate has postponed their vote until after the 4th of July! This is good news and gives us more time to act! This is by no means a victory yet...but we do have more time to have our voices heard! Tell Your Senators: NO Cuts to Medicaid You are calling, emailing, showing up, sharing your stories - and it is working! The Senate has delayed the health care vote until after the July 4th...