Tag Archives: health care

Medicare For All Vs. Medicare Advantage

Thom Hartmann talks with Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, about Medicare Advantage programs.  He discusses why we need to move to Medicare for all and beef up coverage to include vision, dental and hearing instead of using … Continue reading

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Schedule Of Joni Ernst Travelling Office Hours

“I’m Joni Ernst and I approve this message.”   ernst.senate.gov/ Regional directors from Senator Joni Ernst’s office will hold traveling office hours throughout the month of July in all 99 counties in Iowa. Representatives will be available in counties throughout … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth Of July Vets

Congress aims to privatize the VA By Buzz Davis We have over 21 million veterans in America.  We did our service during war and peace.  For those of us who were fortunate to live through our service, many of us … Continue reading

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Freedom And Health Care Go Hand In Hand

Why does the song lyric “freedom’s just another word for nothing left to lose”  keep running through my head these days? Government is not “the problem.”  Government is the tool we have for managing our society. Taxes are not evil, … Continue reading

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Obama Cares

I had a post ready for today, but felt that the SCOTUS ruling on healthcare needed a comment. First I am glad that as a nation we can now move ahead with the task of rolling out health care access … Continue reading

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Decentralized and United we stand, Divided We Fail

[by David Van Thournout] I want to talk to my democrat friends who are in the fight to help Obama win in 2012. One person, even if he’s the president, can’t really change things in America. But I still believe … Continue reading

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Besides Recall, Walker Has Other Big Problems

If Walker is defeated, he may still have a warm bed. Besides potentially being recalled, Scott Walker and his campaign and administration has quietly been the focus of a wide-ranging “John Doe” investigation. Seems there has been shenanigans galore  under … Continue reading

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The Other Iowa Caucus Tuesday, January 3rd

Here’s a chance to discuss actual issues. “Hawkeye Vision 2012: Caucusing for Working Families“ Presented by the Americans for Democratic Action Education Fund. Please join us for a political roundtable featuring key Democratic leaders who will offer the progressive viewpoint … Continue reading

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