Last Week, Congress Moved Closer to a Reckless Repeal of the Affordable Care Act

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But that is only one battle in the fight to #ProtectOurCare. Here's the latest from Families USA: 

3 Things to Know about the Campaign to Defend the Affordable Care Act 
Here's what to expect and what you can do.

In Their Own Words: Republican Governors Support Medicaid Expansion 
On Thursday, GOP governors head to Capitol Hill to discuss Medicaid expansion. We’ve compiled quotes by many of these governors with arguments they’ve used to promote and celebrate the success of Medicaid expansion in their states.

Future Medical Professionals Group Delivers Petitions to Congress
Last Monday in Washington, D.C., a rally of nearly 70 future medical professionals representing 50 states and more than 150 medical institutions gathered to tell Congress not to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Repealing the ACA Would Wipe Out a Year's Worth of Job Growth
What can kill nearly 3 million jobs? Repealing the ACA without a sound replacement plan in place. The Commonwealth Fund and George Washington University released a report detailing the economic and employment consequences.

House v. Burwell Case Threatens Health Care for Millions
Besides the threat posed by Republican plans to repeal the federal health reform law, there’s another threat to the Affordable Care Act looming in February. A legal case, House v. Burwell, now before the Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, challenges part of the ACA that gives people financial assistance to pay for health insurance


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