April 3, 2017
Advocates celebrated on March 24 when House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) canceled a vote scheduled for that day on the House GOP plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act and dismantle Medicaid. The vote was canceled after it became clear that Republicans did not have enough votes to pass the legislation, due in large part to the persistent work of advocates who made their opposition to the bill known to their representatives. The future of the GOP’s efforts to repeal the ACA remains uncertain, but advocates fear other attacks to health care and specifically to Medicaid may come in other forms. Read More »
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Has the Affordable Care Act helped you or someone you know? What about Medicaid? Congress is currently debating whether to repeal the ACA and whether to significantly alter or scale back Medicaid, which
helps millions of Americans get needed care. Maybe the ACA or Medicaid have helped you – maybe they have helped someone you know. A loved one, a relative, a friend, a coworker, a client.
The Coalition on Human Needs is collecting stories from ordinary Americans who count on these important programs. We will gather the most compelling stories and share them with members of Congress, allies and the media. We want to hear from you. Send us your story!
SAVE for ALL Campaign
Strengthening America’s Values and Economy (SAVE) for All is a coalition of national, state and local advocacy groups, service providers, faith-based organizations, policy experts, labor and civil rights groups working to protect important services from harmful federal budget cuts and to save the federal capacity to spur economic recovery and progress for the benefit of all.
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