My County Hospital experience…Reform Health care now!

I recently had to go to the emergency room at the county hospital due to the ongoing slow progression of my illness. This isn’t the first time I’ve had to visit a county hospital. Since I lack medical insurance coverage, I don’t have a choice of where I can go for medical assistance. [...]

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Sick for Profit

Reforming Health Care is a critical topic that is being discussed, debated and analyzed across the country. As our elected officials return to their communities to discuss the proposed Health Care reform with their constituents, they are encountering an energized population of citizens who feel both supportive and critical of reform. The issues, facts [...]

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Justice Sonia Sotomayor….An Important Moment in History

As Sonia Sotomayor is voted in as our next Justice of the Supreme Court, she represents a critical addition to the Supreme Court’s bench. She is a highly qualified judge who has risen through the ranks, offered measured and moderate opinions and is one of the most qualified candidates to be considered for this [...]

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National Farmer’s Market Week August 2-8, 2009

This week is National Farmer’s Market Week which is really important to note. As we push for Health care reform and look at all the illnesses that affect our¬†families and communities, we have to look at the impact of the way we eat today. There have been plenty of national studies telling us [...]

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Speak Up for Health care reform

Good health care is not a privilege. With 47 million Americans uninsured and the battle over Universal Health care at a fevered pitch, we all have to step in and help get a Universal Health care bill passed. Let’s remember, Health care reform isn’t just about getting insurance for the uninsured. It’s about improving the [...]

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Support Health Care Reform Senator Ben Nelson

Now that the August recess has started and our elected legislators are going home to meet their constituents to discuss the issues, it’s our time for citizen advocacy to push into high gear.¬† Health care reform and the Public Option is a high priority for our nation and for the millions of us who are [...]

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