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The Senate faces a shining opportunity next week to break from Congress' reflexive votes to discriminate against women, and to reclaim leadership for covering abortion care for all women regardless ...
by ershaffer
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 11:34 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Before leaving for spring recess, the ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 10:19 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
After the House of Representatives did the unthinkable Thursday— passed substantive legislation with a resounding bipartisan vote, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 10:46 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The House passed a permanent payment formula fix for ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 09:44 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 10:48 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Democrats have done much blame-gaming and finger-pointing at Republicans for their inclusion of anti-abortion language in the Human Trafficking Bill. I get it and agree. But maybe we’re not ...
by Grandma Kinne
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 08:04 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
The states that are refusing to expand Medicaid money under the Affordable Care Act aren't just going to be losing billions in Medicaid money, they'll be losing funds that have been ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Jun 07, 2013 at 02:41 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
There are currently 60 health care centers across Pennsylvania where people who have illnesses or injuries but don't have the money for treatment can go for care. The Corbett administration is now ...
by ProgressivePatriotPA
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Apr 09, 2013 at 01:17 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
By Liany Arroyo, Associate Director, Education and Children’s Policy Project Happy Tax Day! According to the Tax Foundation , you have had to work until today, April 17, 2012, to earn enough to ...
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Apr 17, 2012 at 11:56 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The ACA is starting to resemble the Black Knight in Monty Python and the Holy ...
by Phoebe Loosinhouse
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Oct 15, 2011 at 11:10 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Don't you love it when you hear about programs being passed that are actually going to do something to help the little guy? Some legislation that benefits Main Street and not Wall Street? You know, ...
by Phoebe Loosinhouse
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Oct 13, 2011 at 05:37 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Thank you, Senator Bernie Sanders. (Brian Snyder/Reuters)
by Greg Dworkin
Comment Count 177 comments on Wed Aug 10, 2011 at 09:23 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
First diary. Please forgive me for any weird formatting issues (or for any redundancy - I didn't see any diaries covering this, but I may have missed one). Very briefly, the community health ...
by oaklandmd
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jun 30, 2011 at 12:58 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The proposed GOP continuing resolution decimating community health centers ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Feb 18, 2011 at 03:45 PM PST with 22 Recommends
The Washington Independent takes a closer look at one of the key domestic spending ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 78 comments on Tue Feb 15, 2011 at 03:20 PM PST with 25 Recommends
Ladies and gentlemen, Obamacare in action : HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced awards of $727 ...
by Benintn
Comment Count 143 comments on Fri Oct 08, 2010 at 02:47 PM PDT with 157 Recommends
We've made the first step, but there's no sense in taking the first step and not walking further. As in continue on the road for UHC, for me, there is a new development: I don't think we need a ...
by fgsfds
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Mar 22, 2010 at 03:19 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Crossposted from The People's View . There's been a lot of grumbling on the current health care legislation - and there are bound to be. As ...
by deaniac83
Comment Count 60 comments on Mon Mar 15, 2010 at 03:48 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Ten Strategic Local Campaigns 1. Locally Grown Organic Food 2. Local Currencies and Community Banks 3. Health Care Access, Including Natural and Integrative ...
by OrganicConsumer
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Jan 08, 2010 at 08:49 AM PST with 26 Recommends
Seriously. I have had enough of this mentality floating around here that if the blue dogs like it, we must hate it. Or take any other group. If such and such group likes it, then we can't accept ...
by deaniac83
Comment Count 793 comments on Mon Jan 04, 2010 at 03:29 PM PST with 319 Recommends