The Time to Act is NOW!

April 27, 2017 by  
Filed under Healthcare, Issues, Recent Blog Posts

Our friends at the Tennessee Justice Center have an URGENT message on health care: Breaking news:  The House of Representatives could vote on the disastrous American Health Care Act as soon as tomorrow. It now is more likely to pass the House and then move to the Senate. Join us for a webinar on Tuesday, May […]

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100 Days of Resistance

April 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Healthcare, Issues, Recent Blog Posts

We’ve been joining with Nashville Indivisible to host Resist Trump Tuesdays every week since the inauguration. We won’t stop resisting, but tomorrow marks our final Resist Trump Tuesday. Here’s more on this from our Indivisible friends: Later this week, we officially mark 100 days of the Trump regime.  Although Trump and his collaborators in Congress […]

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TrumpCare is BACK!

April 21, 2017 by  
Filed under Healthcare, Issues, Recent Blog Posts

And we MUST stop it. Our friends at Tennessee Justice Center know just what to do: The American Health Care Act is back and worse than ever. The MacArthur Amendment has been introduced as a way to appease Freedom Caucus members through further undermining pre-existing condition protections and essential health benefits. Bottom line: They are still at it […]

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Statement from HCAN on New ACA Repeal Effort

The following statement comes from our partners at Health Care for America Now (HCAN): The following is a statement by Margarida Jorge and Ethan Rome, co-directors of Health Care for America Now (HCAN), in response to a new health care amendment negotiated between House Freedom Caucus chairman Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) and Tuesday Group co-chairman Tom MacArthur (R-N.J.) to repeal […]

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Tax Day Report Shows Impact of ACA Repeal on Tennesseans

   New Tax Day Report Shows How Republican Repeal of ACA Gives $600 billion in Tax Breaks To the Wealthy and Big Corporations While Cutting Health Care for Everyone Else    In Tennessee, more than 251,000 will lose coverage while the richest 1% will get a tax cut of $12,740 Insurance and Big RX Companies […]

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Remarks at Nashville Tax Rally

I was honored to speak at the Nashville Tax Rally on Saturday, April 15th and join in solidarity with more than 150 groups around the country demanding transparency and accountability from President Trump. Here are my remarks as prepared: Thank you for coming out today and standing up to the Trump agenda. I’m Andy Spears, […]

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