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From Jen Hofmann’s action items for this week Action: Stand with Americans who are poor, disabled, and/or unable to work. Find: Your state Medicaid director’s address (look up, scroll down for address). Write: Dear [Name], I am deeply concerned about the CMS letter on 1/12/18 allowing states to deny medical care to vulnerable citizens. [ Read more…]
From Food & Water Watch: President Trump’s infrastructure plan is a scam to make Wall Street record profits. The plan incentivizes privatization, setting up corporations to make a profit off of our infrastructure — and for the public to pay the costs. ¹ Here’s who Trump’s plan wouldn’t help: Martin County, Kentucky is a community struggling with poverty, unemployment, and [ Read more…]
In a bold move that is leaving oil & gas executives jumping with glee, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced January 5 that 90% of the country’s coastal waters are now being considered for oil & gas drilling. The move reverses an Obama-era ban on drilling in U.S. coastal waters, as well as bans on offshore [ Read more…]
The Reasons Behind the Senate Vote on Banning Abortion. The Senate has scheduled a vote on a bill, already passed by the House, that bans abortions after 20 weeks, and the Trump Administration has signaled its support of this bill. While some websites are raising the alarm, The Hill asserts that the bill has little chance [ Read more…]
Good discussions at our January Meet-Up among our group including several new people eager to stop hand wringing and do something. Joining us from DC via skype was Roll Call Director of Communications Pablo Manriquez who fielded our questions about DACA, Trump-Russia col lusion and more. Pablo has useful insight to help inform us on [ Read more…]
Initial Numbers for ACA Enrollment – Over 600,000 Sign Up in the First Four Days! The Washington Post reports that more than one in five of these are new enrollees. The increase in numbers is despite the Trump Administration undercutting the process by shortening the enrollment period by half, slashing the TV and radio advertising [ Read more…]