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Bear in mind that the proposed Health Insurance Reform Bill (HR 3200) is a real draft of a bill that could become law soon. The SHCBoR is a between-campaigns promise. Notably, there is not one thing in the RNC Seniors' Health Care Bill …
(ARA) – Health care legislation passed earlier this year may make Medicare annual enrollment season particularly challenging for the millions of baby boomers aging into Medicare and for seniors already enrolled who are considering different coverage for 2011. Annual enrollment runs from Nov. 15 to Dec. 31, allowing people to select their Medicare coverage for 2011.
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How health care reform affects your Medicare enrollment
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, thousands who had been shut out of the health insurance market are now getting coverage through new pre-existing condition insurance plans. More than a million seniors and people with disabilities who …
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Baker Op-Ed: "Health Care Reform Already Helping Americans …
Last Thursday marked six months since the health care bill became law. The law is not perfect, but the difference it is making in the lives of people who have been denied insurance due to a pre-existing condition and seniors struggling with prescription drug costs is significant.
Peters: Health care reform is necessary
Vice President Joe Biden and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will host a conference call with senior citizens from across the country to discuss the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for senior citizens. September 23, 2010.
Senior Citizens and the Affordable Care Act
Vice President Joe Biden and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will host a conference call Thursday, Sept. 23, at 11:30 a.m. EDT to talk about how the new health care reform law helps seniors on Medicare. …
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AFL-CIO NOW BLOG | Seniors: Join Biden in Medicare/Health Care …
Republican 1st Congressional District candidates asked: Why should many seniors, who are now benefiting because of that health care reform law, believe a repeal will be good for them?
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Republican 1st Congressional Debate: Health Care
“We made critical reforms to improve and expand health care coverage, strengthen it for seniors and stop the health insurance companies from denying coverage to those with pre-existing conditions. It was a tough fight that President …
The Minnesota AFL-CIO hosted a health care forum on Senior Day at the Minnesota State Fair, August 30, 2010. 5th CD Rep Keith Ellison and 4th CD Betty McCollum lead off the discussion. They outlined new benefits for seniors and others in the new Health Care Act.