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Feds Use Funds for Medicaid, Children's Services to Avoid Delaying Zika Vaccine Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika, research, funding, Congress, Pres. Obama, NIH, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Administration for Children and Families )

Judy
- 112 days ago - abcnews.go.com
President Obama has requested $1.9 billion in Zika funding, but Congress has yet to approve anything near that amount.
Elizabeth Warren: Tell Congress: Stop Playing Games With Zika - TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: U.S., Elizabeth Warren, Zika, Congress, Republicans, funding for Zika )

Judy
- 112 days ago - my.elizabethwarren.com
Zika is a public health emergency, and Congress should be doing everything in its power to fight the disease right now. But Congress has gone on recess. The Republican leadership won't lift a finger.
The VA - 'Sacrifices' Not Made, 'Promises' Not Kept, 'Issues' Ignored or Denied Existence Of, By Those Served
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, obama, government, americans, congress, violence, world, treatment, research, medicine, risks, protection )

James
- 180 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Obama: VA is healing - President Barack Obama adamantly opposes privatizing the Department of Veterans Affairs to improve the level of health care veterans receive.
Medical Cannabis for Military Veterans Passes Congress, Heads to Obamas Desk
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vets, ptsd, medical cannabis, congress )

Stephen
- 195 days ago - rt.com
Military veterans, particularly those suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), may soon get access to medical cannabis in states that allow it after Congress voted to lift a federal ban.
Protect Food Assistance - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: SNAP, Food Stamps, anti hunger advocates, Congress, hunger, food insecurity, immoral changes )

Dandelion
- 242 days ago - akroncantonfoodbank.org
Anti-hunger advocates across the nation are joining forces to tell Congress not to take meals away from Americans struggling with hunger by making disastrous changes to SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps.
Why General Mills Adopts GMO Labeling, But Congress Won't
Health & Wellness  (tags: General Mills, gmo's, health, Vermont, food, congress, constitution )

Nancy
- 258 days ago - csmonitor.com
Food companies spent $100 million lobbying against mandatory labels last year, but with Wednesday's failure in the Senate, General Mills apparently decided the battle was lost.
New Century, Renewed Growth To Privatize The Veterans Administration
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, republicans, americans, congress, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, treatment, medicine, research, safety )

James
- 264 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
The Koch-Fueled Plot to Destroy the VA - Mar. 13, 2016 - If you're a hardcore libertarian, which program would you be most eager to privatize? The VA, of course,
Tell Congress: I Stand With Planned Parenthood! (PLEASE SIGN)
Health & Wellness  (tags: planned parenthood, US, health, rights, Congress, GOP, electioneering, attack, petition )

Evelyn
- 439 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Planned Parenthood is under attack and needs your urgent help. This is part of a systematic effort to destroy the venerable institution that serves 2.7 million women and men annually - with false claims and a misleadingly edited video.
Tell Congress Extend Health Care For 9/11 First Responders Now - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: 9-11 First Responders, Zadroga Act, health care, Congress, October 2015 )

Dandelion
- 485 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
If the Zadroga Act is not extended by Congress, it will begin to expire this October potentially leaving tens of thousands of first responders without care. Yet many in Washington seem to be in no big hurry to extend it.
DARK Act Passes But Fight for AmericansâEUR(TM) Right to Know Far From Over
Health & Wellness  (tags: The Dark Act, gmo labeling, health, congress, government, usa )

Nancy
- 497 days ago - ewg.org
Today, the House of Representatives approved H.R. 1599, also known as the Deny Americans the Right to Know âEUR" or DARK âEUR" Act despite the fact that nine out of ten Americans support GMO labeling.
Stand With Planned Parenthood | NARAL
Health & Wellness  (tags: planned parenthood, Congress, anti-choice, videos )

Kathryn
- 500 days ago - actnow.prochoiceamerica.org
Anti-choice members of Congress are already preparing legislation to try to use phony videos to justify new attacks on reproductive freedom. Planned Parenthood needs to know weâEUR(TM)ve got their back. Sign the petition to stand with Planned Parenthood.
Sign the Petition: Defend the Iran Deal and Stop Republicans From Starting a War With Iran
Health & Wellness  (tags: peace, Iran, USA, health, news, congress, action-petition, Republicans, risks, government )

Jess
- 505 days ago - stopwarwithiran.com
We need to build an impenetrable firewall in Congress to prevent Republicans from passing any legislation to kill the deal
Congress Is About To Take Food Away From Hungry Children - Say No Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: SNAP, Congress, budget cuts, petition, hungry children )

Dandelion
- 616 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Last night, Congress approved a budget that will literally take food away from ONE IN FIVE children. Taking food away from families is plain wrong. Leave SNAP alone!
Stop the DARK Act - Take Action!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Deny Americans the Right to Know, DARK Act, Rep. Pompeo, genetically engineered foods, labeling GMO's, Congress, FDA )

Judy
- 619 days ago - signforgood.com
Time is running out to make your voice heard! Congress is considering the Deny Americans the Right to Know (DARK Act). It would block states from labeling genetically engineered foods, and make it much harder for the FDA to ever mandate national labeling.
Tell Congress to Vote NO on HR 7's Abortion Ban
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, Congress, bills, petitions )

Freya
- 680 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The leadership of the House of Representatives couldnâEUR(TM)t get their colleagues to back an extreme nationwide abortion ban. So the night before the vote they switched to another bill that threatens womenâEUR(TM)s access to abortion by eliminating health...
 

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