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Ohio Small Businesses & Healthcare – An Online Learning & Networking Event

 

This online event will begin with video introductions followed by an explanation of what the healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, means for small businesses. It will focus on federal provisions to help local small business owners understand how the law will affect them, specifically the shared responsibility requirement and eligibility for the SHOP Marketplace […]

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Ohio Small Businesses & Healthcare – An Online Learning & Networking Event

 

This online event will begin with video introductions followed by an explanation of what the healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, means for small businesses. It will focus on federal provisions to help local small business owners understand how the law will affect them, specifically the shared responsibility requirement and eligibility for the SHOP Marketplace […]

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Ohio’s Prescription Drug Issue: What You Need to Know

Ohioans Against the Deceptive Rx Ballot Issue Ohioans Against the Deceptive Rx Ballot Issue Ohio’s Prescription Drug Issue: What You Need to Know

In November, Ohio voters will go to the polls to vote on Issue 2. Issue 2 is a deceptive and vaguely-worded ballot issue that would impose unworkable contracting requirements for state prescription drug purchases based on prices paid by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. It’s important to understand how Issue 2 would affect medical […]

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Ohioans Will Vote to Change Prescription Drug Prices in November

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Ohioans Will Vote to Change Prescription Drug Prices in November

Anyone keeping up with the healthcare debate probably caught CNN’s town hall discussion Monday night, between Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Bernie Sanders (D-VT), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Bill Cassidy (R-LA). The four were on two sides of the issue, one favoring the current Republican replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and one adamantly opposing […]

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Bernie Sanders to Visit Columbus for Rally Against Senate Healthcare Bill

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Bernie Sanders to Visit Columbus for Rally Against Senate Healthcare Bill

Opponents to the Senate healthcare bill will hold a rally on Sunday, June 25 at Express Live. Organizers MoveOn.org and Service Employees International Union (SEIU) 1199 partnered with former presidential candidate and current Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who will speak at the event. The Senate released its divisive bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act of […]

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Constituents Demand Transparency Around Republican ACA Replacement

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Constituents Demand Transparency Around Republican ACA Replacement

No one’s heard much of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) since it passed the House in May, and it’s not an accident. Unpopular from the moment it was introduced, the Senate bill has been surrounded by an intentional secrecy, and local activists have taken notice. If enacted, the AHCA would cut Medicaid (affecting 700,000 […]

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No Action on 20 Week Abortion Ban from Ohio Pro-Choice Groups

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega No Action on 20 Week Abortion Ban from Ohio Pro-Choice Groups

The anti-choice movement in Ohio got a win on Tuesday, when the ban on abortions after 20 weeks officially went into effect. Its only exception is if the mother’s life is at risk, but it doesn’t bend in cases of rape or incest. Gov. John Kasich signed it into law in December. Other than a […]

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