Did you know that you and your family could choose the exact same health care coverage that members of Congress get?
Or that preventive care– like getting an annual physical, mammogram or colonoscopy – will not cost you a dime out of pocket.
And no matter your age, a pre-existing condition or your family history, you can’t be denied insurance coverage.
Why don’t opponents want you to get these and other guaranteed benefits?
We think the more you know – and the more your friends and family know – the tougher it will be for our leaders to run from our problems. Here are the key points of health care reform legislation:
On Thursday, President Obama will convene a half-day health care summit. We know painfully well that this reform has been stagnating in Congress for TOO LONG! Take action today: Tell lawmakers that you expect health care reform NOW.
*This article is the first in a three part series: Click here for the second article.
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Written by Susan Herold. Senior Web Editor, Consumers Union.
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