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On November 7 Maine voters approved a ballot measure to expand Medicaid health care coverage. About 268,000 people currently receive Medicaid in Maine, called MaineCare. It is estimated 70-80,000 more people will be eligible for...

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JUNE 30 – After weeks of secret backroom plotting, Mitch McConnell brought forth the Senate Republican version of Trumpcare which was supposed to be much improved on the House version, derided even by Trump as...

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We live in a world of escalating inequality, not just in income, but increasingly in housing, education, and health care. The rich get more, while the poor live on the leftovers. Last year, eight billionaires...

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Socialist Alternative publishes the following leaflet and petition calling for Medicare for All. Leaflet PDF Petition PDF Text of leaflet follows. Defeat and Replace Trumpcare Fight for Medicare for All On May 4, Trumpcare was...

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If truth is the first casualty of war then the battle to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), widely known by its nickname, “Obamacare,” is no exception. Candidate Trump promised to repeal Obamacare and replace...

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The defeat of Trumpcare has sparked a lot of discussion about how it was that Trump and Ryan’s “American Health Care Act” went so decisively down in flames. While there were a number of factors...

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As we went to press, Trump and House Speaker Ryan announced they were pulling the AHCA legislation, declaring that the effort to repeal and replace Obamacare was over for the “foreseeable future.” While this does...

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President Trump and the GOP are hell bent on repealing Obamacare as one of Trump’s first acts in office. And though in the last weeks we’ve seen a few Republicans get weak in the knees...

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Even with the favorable court decision today, one thing is clear, we need a better system. Unions that organize health care workers should lead the way, mobilizing to defend working families from attacks like King...

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Traducido al Español por Alexis Vigo (English version) Crece el espacio para la lucha en el trabajo, en las calles y en la urna electoral La sociedad americana de hoy día hierve en su descontento. La...

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