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Floating health care protest held outside Tillis’ lake home

Charlotte Observer,  by LaVendrick Smith.   Protesters unhappy with the Senate’s health care bill held an unusual demonstration outside North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis’ home on Lake Norman Friday. Members from the group Progress NC and North Carolina residents who support the Affordable Care Act sailed in front of the Republican senator’s lake house in multiple …

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Indivisible: Live on Facebook Tonight

Congress heads back to Washington this week for four weeks of D.C. work before another recess in July, and they’re going to do everything they can to continue rubber-stamping Trump’s dangerous agenda. Republicans will try to push through their priorities so they can go home and tout their wins to their constituents, but the work …

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House May Need to Vote Again on GOP Obamacare Repeal Bill

Bloomberg.com by Billy House, Photo courtesy Bloomberg News. Two weeks after passage, measure still not sent to Senate. CBO report could force Ryan, other party leaders into redo. House Republicans barely managed to pass their Obamacare repeal bill earlier this month, and they now face the possibility of having to vote again on their controversial health …

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Inside Your (Legislative) Body

Welcome to week 9 of Inside Your Legislative Body. The NC Senate passed their budget last week and the House begins work on their budget this week. Meanwhile, we got some good news already this week from SCOTUS. Here’s the latest- State Budget Update Unfortunately the Senate budget is more of what we’ve come to …

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From the Rose Garden to the Capitol, a Dark Day for Women’s Health

By Georgeanne M. Usova, Washington Legislative Office, ACLU. On May 4th, the Trump Administration and Congress doubled down on their dangerous agenda for women’s health. First, in a Rose Garden ceremony, President Donald Trump signed an executive order squarely aimed at rolling back the Affordable Care Act’s guarantee of birth control coverage. While it was …

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Call to oppose the AHCA!!

Contact your members in the House of Representatives and Senate to OPPOSE passage of the American Health Care Act.* President Trump has been increasing pressure on the House of Representatives to pass the previously withdrawn, but newly modified, GOP American Health Care Act  (AHCA), their purported replacement for the Affordable Care Act.   The bottom line …

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