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TN-Knox: Learning the Facts about Healthcare in TN

Pamela Coffin of Knoxville writes: Volunteer Lydia and Mack opened their home to OFA for a Stand With Women House Party. Our focus was on Medicaid Expansion.  Lydia stated, “as of today over 8 million Americans have affordable health insurance now because of the ACA.”  James pointed out how sensible it is to make health…

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Expanding Medicaid by Paceda of Nashville

As a parishioner of Cathedral of the Incarnation in Nashville, I am proud that my Catholic faith places an emphasis on social justice. Jesus Christ told us to love one another. That means helping those who are less fortunate. Expanding Medicaid will help the citizens of Tennessee. It is imperative that our politicians put aside…

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TN-McDonald: A Look Back to See WHY the ACA an 8 million Success

Rose Ann Copeland of McDonald writes: Volunteers representing all aspects of the diverse Chattanooga community attended a canvassing event on March 28, for the ACA at the South Chattanooga Recreation Center. Chattanooga District 7 City Councilman Chris Anderson rallied the troops by stating that all of his district deserves excellent, affordable healthcare and not just…

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TN-Knoxville: OFA Organizing Academy

Pamela Coffin of Knoxville writes: Today was a very informative day as our Spring Fellows and Spring Trainer led  the action at the  Organizing Academy in Northeast TN, Knoxville.  After registration and welcoming two new fellows to the training;  OFA Organizing Fellows, Alejandro and Pam led the training on the skills they have been learning…

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Expanding Medicaid by Victoria of Memphis

I am Victoria Wright. I love God and my city and I hope that we will get healthcare. This issue is important to me because I really need healthcare. My friends and family also need access to healthcare.  I am on dialysis and need help buying medication and getting to the doctor.  I also have…

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TN-Knoxville: Standing with Women Event

Pamela Coffin of Knoxville writes: Today was a great day, volunteer Mali hosted a Stand With Women  House Party to highlight and meet some of the women in leadership roles who are making a difference in the future of our lives. We are excited about supporting the issues that matter to us and making commitments…

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TN-Chattanooga: CostOfInaction Comprehensive Immigration Reform 1-on-1 Meeting

Kelley Elliott of Chattanooga writes: It was a joy meeting Jose Perez today in Chattanooga TN!  Jose works to improve his community through Outreach Partnerships for UTC.  He is a resource in our city. His issues and passion are people having opportunity, growth, and prosperity! We’re stronger when we ACT together. Join the action: [TAKE…

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Northeast: “Obamacare in Knoxville” by Knoxville Metro Pulse

http://www.metropulse.com/news/2014/mar/19/obamacare-knoxville/ “But it’s not just THCC that’s been trying to encourage people to enroll in health insurance. Get Covered America is a national campaign arm of Enroll America, a nonprofit whose goal is to enroll as many people as possible in a health-insurance plan. Get Covered America’s focus is on educating people about the ACA;…

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