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Coronavirus resources

For individuals: Self care tips from Kaiser Permanente Colorado energy assistance funds – Xcel Energy Financial assistance grant application for restaurant and bar workers – USBG National Charity Foundation How to file an unemployment claim – Colorado Department of Labor and Employment Health … Continue reading

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Denver Pastor Terrance “Big T” Hughes, hospitalized with Coronavirus: ‘There should be no barriers to care when you are sick’

Pastor Terrance ‘Big T’ Hughes has been a leader for social justice and civil rights in Denver for many years. He has fought to improve the quality of education for the low-income residence of Denver, to strengthen law enforcement and … Continue reading

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New tests offer Coronavirus hope; Senate passes House Families First Coronavirus bill.

Update 3/18/20: Many of you called your senators to urge them to pass the House’s Families First Coronavirus Response Act, and they did today. Finally: a reason to hope that the Coronavirus pandemic can be managed. On March 13, the … Continue reading

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Health care for Coronavirus for All, Now!

The Coronavirus Pandemic is a public health crisisIt Demands a Public Health Care ResponseUniversal Testing and Treatment for All at no cost To control a pandemic, early diagnosis and treatment are key. But in the U.S., people will avoid treatment … Continue reading

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Coronavirus: Why we need improved Medicare for All

by Marjorie Allison The impact of President Donald Trump’s evisceration of the public health infrastructure we desperately need to fight the coronavirus was discussed at the Feb. 25th Democratic debate. What has not been widely discussed is the impact the … Continue reading

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Improved Medicare 4 All would save $450 billion, 68,000 U.S. lives each year, Yale study finds

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Jamestown joins U.S. cities calling for universal health care

“A true universal health care system will pay health care facilities enough to serve every Coloradan. Doctors who like to live in small towns will be able to afford to do so.” ~Rich Shannon, statewide coordinator for the local resolutions … Continue reading

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Let’s thank Rep. Neguse for cosponsoring the State-Based Universal Health Care Act of 2019

Let’s thank Rep. Joe Neguse for aiming to clear the way for Colorado and other states to choose simple, guaranteed quality health care for all!  Already a Vice President of the House Medicare for All Caucus and an original sponsor of … Continue reading

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Act now: State-based universal health bill needs cosponsors!

Act now to clear the way for Colorado and other states to choose simple, guaranteed quality health care for all!  This week, (Oct. 28 -Nov. 1) U.S. Rep. Ro Khanna will introduce a bill to empower states that choose to enact … Continue reading

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Chart: Compare national reform plans

Click here to view a handy PDF comparison chart on national health care reform plans.

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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/MedProfs4UHC

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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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