All posts by Kelsey Raines

LAST CHANCE – Call to Save Health Care!

TODAY’S THE DAY – Tell your House member not to support Trumpcare TOMORROW, the House of Representatives will vote on “Trumpcare,” the bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The House is fractured – many members are undecided or have expressed concern about the bill. It’s our LAST CHANCE to tell house members not to

TODAY: National Call-In Day to Protect Health Care and Medicaid

TODAY: National Call-In Day to Protect Health Care and Medicaid Congressional leaders are rushing to take health care from millions of Americans and harm Medicaid with extreme cuts to health care for children, seniors, and people with disabilities. Trumpcare would change Medicaid to “per capita caps” so that states must either find billions of new

New Legislation Could Reduce Trend of Too Few Dentists and Too Much Decay

New Legislation Could Reduce Trend of Too Few Dentists and Too Much Decay Today, Senators Peggy Lehner (R-Kettering) and Cecil Thomas (D-Cincinnati) introduced Senate Bill 98 (SB98), legislation that would allow dental therapists to practice in Ohio’s underserved communities. Dental therapists are specially trained professionals who can provide a limited number of treatment services like

Trumpcare Takes Health Care From The Poor And Old, Gives Tax Breaks To The Rich

Trumpcare Takes Health Care From The Poor And Old, Gives Tax Breaks To The Rich Congress continues to move forward with its bill to repeal health care for millions of Ohioans. That bill, formally called the American Health Care Act but popularly referred to as Trumpcare, is awaiting a vote in the House of Representatives. The

Donate to Celebrate 20 Years of Advocacy

Donate to Celebrate 20 Years of Advocacy This week, Republicans in the House of Representatives released their bill to repeal (do away with) the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare. They did not set aside any time to ask the public how this bill would affect their lives. They did not set aside time to find

Call Your Representatives – Republican Health Care Proposal Threatens Health Care for Seniors

Call Your Representatives – Republican Health Care Proposal Threatens Health Care for Seniors Under House Republicans’ bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act many people will lose coverage or pay more for care, and cuts will be especially devastating for seniors. The AARP recently sent a letter to Congress explaining the ways this