Unemployment Rate and Health Insurance
An estimated 85,000 people lost jobs in December according to the U.S. Department of Labor.Â The loss of jobs in December brings the U.S. total to 15.3 million people who are out of work.Â The impact of job loss to a person or family with bleeding disorders can be significant if they lose access to […]
Health Care Reform Update: Lifetime & Annual Limits
The Senate passed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on December 24, 2009, but work still remains for both chambers of Congress. Thursday, over 100 House Democrats held a teleconference to strategize on health care reform.Â Congress will return next week and debate will continue on various areas of both bills.Â Â Both chambers will […]
Call your Senators!
Stand Up for Health Care, a Families USA project has a toll-free number available for anyone to call and thank their Senator for passing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act!Â You can find out how your Senator voted by visiting:http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=111&session=1&vote=00396For more information and the toll-free number, please visit:http://www.standupforhealthcare.org/pages/call_your_senators