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#159CalltoAction: Help Spread Word about ACA Enrollments

The Trump Administration is doing what it can to sabotage the Affordable Care Act sign-ups so the individual markets will implode. Let's do what we can to counter those efforts by help spread the word about the shorten enrollment period and lack of resources. And, while we are at it, maybe make a few phone calls about the lack of respect of the rule of law and human life? #159HealthCare

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#159CalltoAction: Join #RTT at Isakson's Office Today

Caroline Stover of Resist Trump Tuesdays has pulled together a #RTT rally at Isakson's office on from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25. Consider attending and visiting Isakson's office, 3625 Cumberland Boulevard SE, Atlanta, GA 30339-3318, to discuss health care, access to health care and the rural health care situation in Georgia. #159CalltoAction #159HealthCare

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#159CalltoAction: Call Senators to Say No to Cassidy-Graham Bill

So, we know the Cassidy-Graham Bill isn't a great bill. In fact, in some ways, it is the worst version of Trumpcare yet. Seriously? And, now, it takes aim at K-12 education with its cuts to Medicaid, https://www.forbes.com/sites/brucejapsen/2017/09/17/how-latest-senate-trumpcare-bill-threatens-k-12-education/#62faa7155786.So, let's make some phones, faxes and personal appearances at our congressional representatives' offices. Remember, they do, in fact, work for us. Let's make some noise... #159CalltoAction #159HealthCare

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#159CalltoAction: Red Alert: Health Care on the Line with Graham-Cassidy Bill 

We're hearing that the Senate is only a few votes away from passing the Graham-Cassidy bill. It is time to mobilize! Graham-Cassidy contains all the harmful cuts of previous GOP health bills, and will kick millions of people off of health insurance. #159CalltoAction #159HealthCare #RedAlert

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#159CalltoAction: Advocate for Bipartisanship in Fixing the Affordable Care Act

The Senate's latest version of TrumpCare will simply make America sicker and endanger the lives of all who depend on Medicaid to live independent lives. So, let's man the phones this week, especially since there is a delay in the vote. #159CalltoAction #159HealthCare #159SaveMedicaid

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#159CalltoAction: Call Your Senators — Don't Let Up on the Pressure Against the Senate Health Care Bill

Make those calls. Argue that the Senate bill will be devastating for Georgia's rural hospitals. That the cuts to Medicaid will put roughly 1 MILLION children in our fair state at risk. Let that number sink in. Then, make the calls. #159HealthCare #159SaveMedicaid

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#159CalltoAction: Health Care Rally with 159 & Indivisible GA Sixth

The Declaration of Independence declares Americans have the rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. So, let’s remind Sen. Perdue that life means health care and equal access for all. Join 159 Georgia Together, Indivisible Georgia Sixth District, Liberal Moms of Roswell and Cobb, Indivisible North Fulton, Bend the Arc Jewish action, Awakened Accountability, Galvanize Georgia, Indivisible Sea Change and Midway Avondale Decatur Alliance for a rally on Monday, July 3, at Perdue's office in support of health care for all. #159CalltoAction #159HealthCare #159SaveOurHealthCare #159SaveMedicaid

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#159CalltoAction: Call Our Senators

So, the scramble is on. Can Sen. Mitch McConnell find 52 votes or can we block four votes. We only need four. And, of the two Georgia senators, Sen. Johnny Isakson is our best bet. So, if you can only make one call in the next 48 hours, make it count. #159HealthCare #159SaveMedicaid #159SaveOurHealthCare #159SaveLive

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#159CalltoAction: Rally to Save Our Health Care

It's time to rally to help persuade Sen. Iskason that we ALL have pre-existing conditions and know someone who NEEDS MEDICAID. Join 159 Georgia Together as we rally in front of Sen. Isakson's local office, 3625 Cumberland Blvd SE #970, Atlanta, GA 30339. Bring signs and be ready to tell your stories. #159CalltoAction #159SaveOurHealthCare #159SaveMedicaid

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#159CalltoAction: Share Your Medicaid and ACA Stories

Do you have a story to share on how the proposed cuts in Medicaid or the death of the ACA likely will affect you or loved ones? If so, send us a brief video or recording to goblue@159georgiatgether.com. #159HealthCare #159NotoTrumpCare #159SaveMedicaid #159SavetheACA

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#159CalltoAction: Advocate for Republican Support for Health Care for all Americans

The numbers don't look good for the AHCA as in what the voters support. Check out this New York Times story about what percent of your state’s residents reject/support the ACHA. Then, let's make some calls shall we? #159HealthCare #159NotoTrumpCare #159SaveMedicaid

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#159CalltoAction: Make Health Care Calls to Help Communities of Color

Health coverage is especially important for African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities because they often have worse health status than their white counterparts. African Americans live with chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, and HIV/AIDS at far greater rates than other racial groups. #159HealthCare #159SaveMedicaid #159SavetheACA #159NotoTrumpcare #159NotoAHCA

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#159CalltoAction: Make Health Care Calls to Help Georgia's Veterans

Georgia has the fourth highest number of uninsured veterans in the country. From 2013 to 2015, 15,000 Georgia veterans gained coverage, decreasing the state’s veteran’s uninsured rate from 11.1 percent to 7.4 percent. Shall we make some calls to help those who fought for the United States? Let's not leave any fallen soldiers. #159HealthCare #159SaveMedicaid #159SavetheACA #159NotoTrumpCare #159HelpVeterans

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#159CalltoAction: Make the Calls to Help with the Opioid Ccrisis

The ACA and Medicaid are essential to addressing substance use disorders and overdose deaths. Both require coverage of essential health benefits such as treatment for mental illness and substance use, ensuring people can access the services and treatment that they need to recover or continue in their recovery. Let's make a few calls to remind our senators of the impact on Georgians battling opioid addictions. #159HealthCare #159NotoTrumpCare #159SaveMedicaid #159SavetheACA

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#159CalltoAction: Call to Save Health Care for Georgia's Seniors

In Georgia, 182,000 seniors are covered by Medicaid. Cuts or changes to the program will be detrimental to our seniors. Let's make a few phone calls to help them and their families. #159HealthCare #159NotoTrumpCare #159SaveMedicaid

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