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BREAKING: AARP President Issues Warning to Every Senior About What Trump Is Doing
Health & Wellness  (tags: AARP, senior citizens, medicare, President Trump, healthcare )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - learnprogress.org
Seniors earned these benefits by paying for them. For years, workers had Medicare money deducted from hard-earned paychecks to assure health care during their retirement years.
Listen to American Voters - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicare, cut backs, age increase, higher deductibles, Speaker Paul Ryan, Americans )

Dandelion
- 23 days ago - secure.ncpssm.org
Thousands of Americans will celebrate their birthday today and be eligible to receive Medicare benefits. Yet, these benefits are now in jeopardy thanks to Speaker Ryans radical agenda that calls for ending traditional Medicare.
Tell the GOP: Don't Gut Our Health Care!
Health & Wellness  (tags: bills, Congress, Medicare, Medicaid, prescriptions, prices, petitions )

Freya
- 27 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
Republicans plan to ram through a budget that could gut Medicare and Medicaid, increase prescription drug prices, and take away health coverage for over 30 million Americans - all while providing billions of dollars in tax breaks to the ultra-wealthy.
Our First Stand Save Health Care Day of Action Jan 15
Health & Wellness  (tags: Obamacare, Medicare, Medicaid, Universal Health Care, health insurance, Democrats rally, Our First STand Save Health Care Day, January 15, 2017, Republican overhaul )

Dandelion
- 55 days ago - thehill.com
Democratic leaders are calling for rallies across the country to fight Republican efforts to overhaul Medicare and repeal ObamaCare.
Instead of Cuts and Privatization We Demand That You Expand Benefits - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Social Security, Medicare, expand, no cuts, no privatization, Paul Ryan, Donald Trump )

Dandelion
- 97 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
One week after being elected President Donald Trump is backtracking on a key campaign promise. Instead of protecting Social Security and Medicare he now appears open to a grand privatization scheme being promoted by none other than House Speaker Paul Ryan
Medicare Beneficiaries Deserve Fair Drug Pricing! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare Fair Drug Pricing Act, medicare, Medicare Part D, prescription drugs )

Dandelion
- 403 days ago - secure.ncpssm.org
The law that established Medicare Part D explicitly prohibits the prescription drug program from negotiating lower drug costs for beneficiaries. The Medicare Fair Drug Pricing Act would allow Medicare to negotiate prices for prescription drugs.
Allow Medicare To Cover The Cost Of Hearing Aids - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, hearing aids, seniors, unaffordable )

Dandelion
- 579 days ago - secure.ncpssm.org
Today more than 70 percent of seniors between the ages of 65 and 84 who need hearing aids do not get them. That is because Medicare does not cover their cost which leaves millions of Americans unable to afford these devices.
Tell the GOP Protect Medicare - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, Tea Party, Republicans, petition, GOP, privatizing Medicare )

Dandelion
- 582 days ago - signforgood.com
Tea Party Republicans are going all in on their attacks against Medicare even going so far as to call for it to be privatized!
Governor Christie We Need To Expand Social Security--Not Cut It! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gov. Christie, NJ, NH, raise retirement age, Social Security, Medicare, means testing )

Dandelion
- 679 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) is in New Hampshire announcing his intention to destroy Social Security and Medicare. He would raise retirement ages for Social Security and Medicare, along with dangerous means-testing cuts to Social Security benefits.
Fix Medicare Now - Actions Needed
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, SGR repeal bill, Senate, bipartisan bill, legislation )

Dandelion
- 697 days ago - fixmedicarenow.org
The House approved a bipartisan bill Thursday that would prevent a 21% cut in payments on April 1 to doctors who treat Medicare patients. The legislation still must be approved by the Senate. Send a message do the correct thing for Seniors and their Drs.
Medicare Should Cover Alternative Medicine Please Sign!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Medicare, message, effective treatment, health management )

Barb
- 1382 days ago - forcechange.com
Alternative medicine has been used for many centuries and has proven to be very effective in health management. Acupuncture, massage and chiropractic care help to relieve chronic pain, while naturopathic, homeopathic and oriental medicine heal a wide rang
Yes to Changing Medicare Age ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, medicare, family, US, prevention, humans, disease )

Nancy
- 1482 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Raising the age for Medicare could leave hundreds of thousands of seniors uninsured, as states with budget deficits fail to expand Medicaid, and as the Department of Health and Human Services continues to issue waivers to businesses and insurance compa...
Raising the Medicare Eligibility Age Would Harm Seniors and Increase Health Care Spending
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, illness, health, elderly, study, society, ethics, healthcare, government, investigation, news, risks, safety )

Carrie
- 1533 days ago - americanprogress.org
In every deficit-reduction debate, policymakers look at the Medicare program to see where savings can be found, and the latest fiscal showdown negotiations are no different.
Bob Woodward: Obama Isn't Being Truthful on Medicare Cuts
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, Bob Woodward, Barack Obama, untruthful, Obama, lies, misleading claim, propaganda, factcheck, demagougery, false statement, mediscare, mendacity, lies in politics, false representations, misrepresentation )

Paula
- 1601 days ago - nationalreview.com
Woodward hits the president pretty hard here on his claim that Republicans will cut medicare, but he won't
The Uninsured Would Increase By Tens of Millions Under Paul Ryans Plan
Health & Wellness  (tags: Wendell Potter, Center for Public Integrity, Medicare, Medicaid, Paul Ryan plan, uninsured )

Dandelion
- 1652 days ago - current.com
Wendell Potter, senior analyst for the Center for Public Integrity and former head of public relations at CIGNA, analyze Paul Ryan's plan to restructure Medicare and to put states in charge of Medicaid. Would be taking us back to pre-Medicare days.
 

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