I knew I was part of the problem when I came face to face with hundreds of people, most of them soaking wet and standing in lines that stretched out of view, waiting to get care in animal stalls. That was the day I made a personal commitment to change my life—and to change the status quo. Read my story From Epiphany to Advocacy.
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One of the benefits of the Affordable Care Act to Medicare beneficiaries has been the gradual closing of a big and costly gap called the “doughnut hole” in the prescription drug (Medicare Part D) program. By the end of 2020...Read the Story
People, I’m begging you: If you’re uninsured and don’t have the option of getting health insurance through your employer, please go to healthcare.gov right now to enroll in a health plan. You have until Dec. 15 to enroll—or pick another...Read the Story
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“There could be no more important or timely book than Nation on the Take. Potter and Penniman make a compelling case that moneyed interests have seized control of the levers of power in ways we haven’t seen since the Gilded Age. ”
– Doris Kearns Goodwin
“Potter and Penniman show that our corrupt political campaign finance system . . . is an issue that should concern all Americans. ”
- Bernie Sanders
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