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CALL TO ACTION for the 28th: Protecting the Affordable Care Act

Dear Aging Advocates,

If you live in the 28th Congressional district, or if you provide services to individuals in the 28th, please see Congressman Schiff’s request below. 772 more words

Health Care

“The Federal Government’s Budget Is on the Road to Hell”

So declared Douglas Holtz-Eakin, former director of the Congressional Budget Office, in March 2011.  At the time, federal debt held by the public (on which we pay interest) stood at 63% of GDP.  287 more words

Jack Heidel

The CBO's Obamacare Fantasy Forecast

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) is still predicting strong future growth in the number of insured individuals under Obamacare, despite their past, drastic over-predictions for the exchange market and slim chances that the Affordable Care Act’s expansion of Medicaid will be adopted by additional states. 538 more words


Fixing Obamacare! (How To Improve The Affordable Care Act)

It’s time to start talking about specific fixes for Obamacare, also known as The Affordable Care Act (ACA). Make no mistake that the overall solution will be complex. 548 more words