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Lauren is the Director of Health and Human Services for Rio Arriba County in Northern New Mexico. View the website of the Rio Arriba Community Health Council here: My opinions are my own!

Real Name: Lauren Reichelt

Location: Espanola, New Mexico

Occupation: Health and Human Services Director

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Twitter: @laurenreichelt


Diaries published: 160 (308 days since last diary on Tue Jul 01, 2014 at 10:03 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 8477 (143 days since last comment on Sun Dec 14, 2014 at 08:03 AM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 10718

Total Comment Ratings: 48968

Most Recommended Diary: Kossack Barbwire has Passed Away, 96 comments, 434 recommends

People Following TheFatLadySings: 122

TheFatLadySings's Most Recent Diaries:

Hey everybody! After a great facebook convo with Kossack Jill Richardson and her friend Sara Robinson, I decided to start a MoveOn Petition directed at David Green, Hobby Lobby President, asking him ...
by TheFatLadySings
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jul 01, 2014 at 10:03 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
If the Koch Brothers are going to use their fortune to sponsor a private Coup Against America™, then let's use our collective power of collectivism to fight back. Strategy below the fold.
by TheFatLadySings
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Apr 04, 2014 at 05:31 AM PDT with 99 Recommends
Call me picayune, but yesterday morning, I woke up annoyed with Chris Hayes, Alex Wagner and all my MSNBC friends. My husband was blasting All In over the internet. Alex Wagner was reviewing the new ...
by TheFatLadySings
Comment Count 88 comments on Sun Mar 30, 2014 at 06:28 AM PDT with 106 Recommends
Truchas, NM I am director of a rural Health and Human Services in northern New Mexico; as such, I am at the front (and, geographically speaking, frontier) lines of ACA implementation. I am tasked ...
by TheFatLadySings
Comment Count 51 comments on Mon Oct 07, 2013 at 09:11 AM PDT with 169 Recommends
On August 14, the Rio Arriba Community Health Council will hold All Things Medicaid, our first ever Twitter Town Hall. The hashtag for the event is #HealthierNM. Some of my readers know that I ...
by TheFatLadySings
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Aug 11, 2013 at 07:29 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
I want to thank my fellow Kossacks. This year, my beloved father-in-law of 30 years passed away while I was at Netroots Nation. The next morning, my friends at Netroots for the Troops ...
by TheFatLadySings
Comment Count 58 comments on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 04:24 AM PDT with 59 Recommends

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