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Activists greet Speaker Pelosi, Congressman Neguse in Broomfield

Last month, Boulder County activists learned that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Congressman Joe Neguse would host a discussion on health care for invitees Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Omni Interlocken Hotel in Broomfield. Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care … Continue reading

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Improved Medicare for All—Talking points with heart

It’s better to touch people’s hearts than win a debate. Our health care system robs people of the freedom to live the lives they want to live. Here are some examples: Everyone knows someone who says, “The only reason I … Continue reading

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Medical professionals: Sign our petition for universal health care!

If you’re a health care professional who wants to provide people with the care they need to live and thrive, sign our petition: http://bit.ly/MedProfsPetition4UHC

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Sign our petition for universal health care!

Sign the online petition for universal health care here. If you are an activist for universal health care, here is a link to paper universal health petition for events in PDF. Note: Please collect signers’ info and email in an … Continue reading

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Legislative news: Health Care Cost Savings Act a go

The voters put Universal Health Care on the table. And you kept it there: A bill that would compare benefits and costs of two different Colorado universal health care systems with the current system has passed both House and Senate … Continue reading

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Universal health would remove these CO blocks to care

Coloradans need relief from rising premium costs and deductibles “Nearly 80 percent of uninsured Coloradans blame the high cost on their lack of insurance, but even those with insurance find health care unaffordable largely due to insurance premiums and out-of-pocket … Continue reading

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Talking Points: Import Prescription Drugs from Canada, SB19-005

Talking points:  Allow Coloradans to affordably access their medications! Vote for the Import Prescription Drugs from Canada Act, SB19-005. It’s already passed the Senate! Next stop: House Health and Insurance Committee. Write the committee members and urge them to support … Continue reading

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Talking Points: Health Care Cost Analysis Act HB19-1176

I want to keep universal health care on the table because…(personal reason or brief story) The Health Care Cost Savings Act: Provides “Just the facts” We need to see how three different ways of paying for health care compare in … Continue reading

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Madeleine Jacobs, MD: Help turn the tide

I was a family physician in Fremont County, Colorado for 28 years. When my patients began ending up in Intensive Care on ventilators because they could not afford their asthma medications and dying from metastatic colon cancer because they could … Continue reading

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Doctors warm to single-payer health care

Rachel Bluth, Kaiser Health News Aug. 16, 2017 Single-payer health care is still a controversial idea in the U.S., but a majority of physicians are moving to support it, a new survey finds. Fifty-six percent of doctors registered either strong … Continue reading

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Keep Universal Health Care On the Table: Talking Points for Legislators

Keep Universal Health Care On the Table: Talking Points for Legislators In order to keep universal health care on the table in the Colorado Legislature, grassroots supporters must show their strength! Write and call your legislators and ask them to: … Continue reading

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What the heck is ‘Single Payer Health Care?’

by Nancy Reed and James Potter We are constantly being bombarded by all the problems with our health care system and the different proposals to fix it — or at least try to tape it together. In the confusion, the … Continue reading

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Neurosurgeon’s RX for fixing health care

Dr. George Bohmfalk practiced neurosurgery in Texas before retiring to divide his years between Colorado’s Roaring Fork Valley and Charlotte, NC. In addition to being a member of  the Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care, he is active in Physicians … Continue reading

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Take Action Now!

Be part of our Friday Facebook Post Team. It’s simple, easy, and increases our impact. Contact Patricia Rice: Social@couniversalhealth.org Then, like us on Facebook, and invite your friends to like our page too. Like, Share, and Comment on our posts! www.facebook.com/COHealth4All/ Active on Twitter, … Continue reading

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