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Canadian drug imports give senators heartburn

Sign the petition asking our senators to take the: Congressional pledge to vote to legalize Canadian imports Fair Price for Medications Pledge By Ivan J. Miller, Ph.D. The Hill reports that Bernie Sander’s effort to get fellow Senators to allow … Continue reading

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Fair Price for Medications Full Pledge

Fair Price for Medications Pledge Congressional pledge to vote to legalize Canadian imports Click here to sign the petition asking Colorado Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet to sign this pledge. I pledge to stand up for Coloradans and stand … Continue reading

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Leaders: Majority public support in sight for health care for all

The aim: Guaranteed quality health care for all for life By Sara Wright Supporters of health care for all—including the more than 20 percent of Coloradans who voted yes for Amendment 69 in November—are on the side of history that … Continue reading

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Support swells for health care justice at NYC conference

By Elaine Branjord Over 500 supporters of single payer health care—150 more than 2016—gathered Jan. 13-14 in NYC for the Single-Payer Strategy Conference, sponsored by Healthcare-NOW, Labor Campaign for Single Payer Healthcare and One Payer States. After a rally for … Continue reading

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From volunteers to powerteers

Empowered volunteers key to winning health care for all by Lyn Gullette WE are MORE than volunteers. We are “powerteers” who do the work required, loudly or quietly, in the spotlight or behind the scenes, to achieve a universal health … Continue reading

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INDIVISIBLE a growing force for liberty, health care justice

By Virginia Gebhart INDIVISIBLE is a practical guide for resisting the agenda of the current administration. On the brighter side, President Trump has stated his intention to make sure everyone has health care. It is important that we let his … Continue reading

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Board Vice Chair ret. State Sen. Jeanne Nicholson, RN, MS receives CU Denver College of Nursing Lifetime Achievement award

Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care Vice Chair recognized for improving public health Retired state Sen. Jeanne Nicholson, RN, MS, board vice chair of the Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care, is the 2015 recipient of the University of Colorado … Continue reading

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Bestselling author T.R. Reid to chair universal health care movement

Best-selling author and PBS film-maker T. R. Reid has been elected chairman of the board of The Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care, supporting the fast-growing statewide movement to provide a cooperative health care plan for everybody in the state … Continue reading

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Colo. Health Care Cooperative would save money, create jobs, study finds

Analysis shows Sen. Aguilar’s plan is good RX for fiscal health Commissioned by the Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care, a new economic impact analysis will allow Coloradans to weigh the costs and benefits of the Colorado Health Care Cooperative—a … Continue reading

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Economist to report on benefits, cost of health care Cooperative

Colorado voters will soon understand how a member-run, member-owned cooperative business would pay for universal, quality health care statewide. In July, the Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care hired economics professor Gerald Friedman, Ph.D., of the University of Massachusetts at … Continue reading

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