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The Best Response to Trumpcare’s Defeat: Expand Medicare.

The Best Response to Trumpcare’s Defeat: Expand Medicare. Nancy Altman, President, Social Security Works In the wake of the collapse of Trumpcare, Democrats should not simply...
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Bernie Sanders, Top Progressives Announce New ‘Medicare For All’ Push

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/bernie-sanders-progressives-medicare-for-all_us_58d6f5c1e4b03692bea68fd2 Bernie Sanders, Top Progressives Announce New ‘Medicare For All’ Push Lowering the Medicare age could be a starting point. By Daniel Marans WASHINGTON ― In the wake...
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Progressive Groups Want Obamacare Win To Stiffen Democrats’ Spine In Supreme Court Fight

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/progressive-groups-neil-gorsuch-obamacare_us_58d59eb2e4b03692bea62945 Progressive Groups Want Obamacare Win To Stiffen Democrats’ Spine In Supreme Court Fight By Daniel Marans Progressive groups elated by the collapse of Republicans’ Obamacare replacement...
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Now is the Time to Redouble The Fight Against Trumpcare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Now is the Time to Redouble The Fight Against Trumpcare (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director...
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LA Seniors Gather to Protest Proposed Health Care Repeal Bill

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http://abc7.com/health/la-seniors-gather-to-protest-proposed-health-care-repeal-bill/1807141/ LA Seniors Gather to Protest Proposed Health Care Repeal Bill By Denise Dador Saturday, March 18, 2017 10:26AM LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Los Angeles seniors at St. Barnabas...
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Trumpcare’s $880 Billion Cut To Medicaid Is An Attack On Seniors

by  Alex Lawson, Executive Director, Social Security Works Linda Benesch, Communications Director, Social Security Works Trumpcare is officially known as the American Health Care Act, but that’s...
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Trumpcare Raids Medicare To Enrich The Wealthy And Plant A Bomb

by Nancy Altman, Founding Co-Director, Social Security Works Trumpcare is Robin Hood in reverse. It robs from the elderly, people with disabilities, and poor children...
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Trumpcare Is Very Destructive to Both Medicare and Medicaid

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http://fair.org/home/trumpcare-is-very-destructive-to-both-medicare-and-medicaid/ Trumpcare Is Very Destructive to Both Medicare and Medicaid CounterSpin interview with Nancy Altman on Trumpcare By Janine Jackson Janine Jackson interviewed Nancy Altman about Trumpcare for...
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Sha Na Na’s “Bowzer” Coming to Las Vegas to Tell Sen. Heller to Keep His Hands Off Medicare & Medicaid

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Media Advisory For: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Sha Na Na's "Bowzer" Coming to Las Vegas to Tell Sen. Heller to Keep His Hands Off Medicare...
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CBO Confirms that Trumpcare is An Attack on Seniors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 13th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org CBO Confirms that Trumpcare is An Attack on Seniors (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director of...
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