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Federal Lawsuit Challenges Amendment 71 as Unconstitutional

For Immediate Release: April 24, 2017 Federal Lawsuit Challenges Amendment 71 as unconstitutional Complaint: Increased requirements for citizens to make the state ballot defy First and 14th Amendments Denver— Attorney Ralph Ogden filed a complaint today in Federal court challenging … Continue reading

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Foundation statement on complaint that Amendment 71 is unconstitutional

Foundation Statement Regarding the Complaint that Amendment 71 Is Unconstitutional By Ivan J. Miller, Ph.D., Executive Director 4.24.17 The Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care is proud to host the press conference announcing Ralph Ogden’s lawsuit asking the Federal Court … Continue reading

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Sign the petition allowing drug imports from Canada

by Ivan J. Miller, Ph.D. 3.5.17 Sign the petition asking our senators to take the: Fair Price for Medications Pledge Congressional pledge to vote to legalize Canadian imports (Full text of pledge) The Hill reported on February 14th that Bernie … Continue reading

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The Big Picture – Executive Director’s View

The way to get to universal health care is called a movement. Amendment 69 showed the possibility that state-based plans could achieve universal health care one state at a time. The Affordable Care Act put two things front and center: … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle: Colorado’s EVERYONE Campaign

While still brushing off the dust from the ColoradoCare Amendment 69 campaign in 2016, Coloradans are ready to get back in the saddle. With the uncertain future of the ACA, it is imperative that we be ready to create a … Continue reading

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Health care Legislation on the move in several states

Today in our country, we are in a fight for our healthcare. Current congressional proposals would force millions of people to lose their insurance coverage. With regulations being pulled, those who will have coverage may see the return of private … Continue reading

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Health Care for Everyone. We are Everyone.

by Lyn Gullette The American Health Care Act (AHCA, Trumpcare) is NOT a health care act. It’s a tax bill. It takes tax money from seniors, from those with disabilities, and from those who aren’t paid a decent living wage, … Continue reading

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A Capitol time for health care for everyone

by Virginia Gebhart Representatives Mike Foote and Jonathon Singer, and Senator Matt Jones sponsored East Boulder County Day at the Capitol on Mar 10. Constituents spent an interesting day visiting the House and Senate floors to observe debate and votes … Continue reading

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Burst of enthusiasm advances NM Health Security bill

by Frank White Universal health care backers in New Mexico got further than they’ve ever been in the recently concluded legislative session, and they may have the Trump Administration to partially thank. “What’s happening in Washington was really positive and … Continue reading

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Alamosa group rallies at Tipton’s office

by Barbara Tidd A group of about 20 gathered in the crisp, cold morning of Feb. 24 in Alamosa holding signs and chanting slogans for health care for all. While they stood in front of District 3 Representative Scott Tipton’s … Continue reading

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