Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Got Your Cards? Please Spread the Word! #MothersDayHealthCareRumpus

Do you have your cards?  Can you copy this link and send it to all your allies and all your resistance groups today, please?

Five easy steps to a big impact:

1.)  Buy or make some Mothers' Day cards.

2.) In the cards, write polite messages to your Senators that they must not support a health care bill that does not protect people with chronic illnesses and disabilities and they must not pass a health care bill that includes any of the elements of the draconian MacArthur Amendment in the House Bill:

  • There must be no waivers to states from providing essential services (such as medication or care for chronic illnesses)
  • No allowing states to charge people with pre-existing conditions more for health insurance
  • No waivers redefining essential services and thus allowing annual limits 
  • No waivers redefining essential services and thus allowing lifetime limits

3.) Be sure to send at least one card to each of your U.S. Senators by Wednesday - don't forget stamps!

4.) Document your action on social media at #MothersDayHealthCareRumpus, especially Twitter.

5.) Share this information about the Rumpus far and wide (you may need to copy and paste the link) and let us make a wild, thumping noise about saving our children's health care!

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