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Say "Happy Birthday" to Medicare and Medicaid ACTION US


Health & Wellness  (tags: medicaid, anniversary, research, information, medicine, disease, medicare, drugs, Congress, US, republicans )

Nancy
- 844 days ago - fusa.convio.net
Next week, seniors, children, and people with disabilities across America will be joining together to celebrate the 47th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid. Unfortunately, Republican leaders aren't joining in on the celebration. Instead, they've...



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Elle B. (82)
Friday August 3, 2012, 3:40 pm
Signed~Thank-you for posting Nancy.

“Health is a human necessity; health is a human right” ― James Lenhart

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.

"For it is an absurdity to call a country civilized in which a decent and industrious man, laboriously mastering a trade which is valuble and necessary to the common weal, has no assurance that it will sustain him while he stands ready to practice it, or keep him out of the poorhouse when illness or age makes him idle.". — H.L. Mencken
 

Dandelion G. (387)
Friday August 3, 2012, 8:23 pm
Thank you for our birthday eCard to Medicare and Medicaid. Gladly signed, in fact I'd like to see Universal Health Care. As good as these programs are, there are still far too many people who suffer with no health care at all or very limited health care policies.
 

Terri Hughes (412)
Friday August 3, 2012, 8:53 pm
''SIGNED''....thanks Nancy!
 

Regina P. (79)
Friday August 3, 2012, 9:45 pm
Signed.
 

Judy C. (109)
Friday August 3, 2012, 11:14 pm
These programs are so vital, to so many people. They must be protected. Signed. Thanks Nancy.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 7:09 am
already signed, thanks Nancy
 

Vicynthia Tjahjadi (57)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 8:08 am
Signed. Thanks, Nancy. They have made me a few years ago when I had to research for writing a book.
 

Vicynthia Tjahjadi (57)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 8:09 am
Ooops.. They have helped me.... Hahaha... I think I'm sleepy already...
 

Nicole Gorman (38)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 11:53 am
Noted and signed.
 

JL A. (272)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 12:15 pm
Anniversaries well worth celebrating.
 

DAVID LAIRD (0)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 1:58 pm
DIGNED
 

Gloria H. (88)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 3:48 pm
signed. Next week I turn 65...yay!!! I have been treading water with no medical insurance for years. Even though this dips into my SSI , at least it is one less worry. If the Repubs try to take it away, you can bet I'll be one of those gray headed old lady terrorists in tennis shoes throwing fits (and maybe a few well aimed rocks). What happened to the Gray Panthers anyway???
 

Lois Jordan (56)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 5:08 pm
Gladly signed & Noted. Thanks, Nancy. Medicare For All!
 

Teresa Cowley (274)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 6:55 pm
Noted, signed and shared on fb.
 

Helen Porter (40)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 7:37 pm
Happy birthday and MANY MANY more.
 

Aurea Walker (211)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 9:42 pm
I am Gray PANTHER, god forbid if the FUBLICANS take it away from us! I personally thank medicare and medical because without it my mom who has dementia would truly be in a true mess. I took care of her for two years, but after her having two minor cerebral strokes, a year apart I could not give her the 24/7 care she needs! Happy birthday and thank each and everyone who made it possible!
 

Sara T. (3)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 9:11 am
Were it not for Medicaid, I'd be a lot worse off than I am. I am disabled, and poor. Still, I do what I can to help others and the environment. Plus, I'm grateful to be around for my new grand daughter.
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 11:06 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Carole K. (199)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 11:32 am
Noted & signed. TY, Nancy! Just call me one of millions of Allan Simpson's public cow teat suckers. I depend on the benefits that were promised to me; &for which I paid, at least, in part. God bless our forward thinking forefathers for enacting these programs that sustain life. We owe it to our children to pass it on to them........
 

Ludger W. (72)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 10:23 pm
Noted and signed, thank you
 

Esther Z. (96)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 10:36 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday August 6, 2012, 7:37 am
signed and noted
 

Alexandra Rodda (177)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 5:44 am
Can't sign, but Happy Birthday to Medicaid and Medicare anyway!
 

Sara W. (110)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 9:19 pm
Signed.
 
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