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5 Reasons to Talk to Congress This August

Posted August 20, 2014 by Robin Claremont

It’s August, which means beach time, summer camp, cookouts, vacation, and… talking to your Congressperson?! It may not be the first thing you think of when you imagine how you’d like to spend the remaining lazy days of summer, but talking to your elected representatives should be at the top of your August “to-do” list. [...]

Don’t lose your ACA health coverage!

Posted August 19, 2014 by Nina Perez

If you received a warning notice in the mail or know you have a data inconsistency with your original marketplace health insurance application, read the below blog post from healthcare.gov and get your paperwork in to the marketplace  ASAP by September 5th! If you're having trouble submitting the paperwork on your own, call 1-800-318-2596 and let them know you have a “data [...]

Posted Under: healthcare

Women & Men Advancing Gender Equality Together

Posted August 19, 2014 by Carla Goldstein

As we reflect on what’s needed to accelerate efforts in achieving equality, the time has come to build a stronger partnership between women and men; partnership that acknowledges and embraces our interdependence, and that builds on our mutual interests in achieving gender equality. Without strengthening our partnership across the gender divide, true equality will remain [...]

Posted Under: politics & policy radio

#FoodFri Tweetchat: Back to School with Smart Snacks

Posted August 17, 2014 by Migdalia Rivera

This year as kids go back to school, school food will be getting even healthier. Smart Snacks went into effect July 1st, updating the national nutrition standards for vending, school stores, fundraisers, and a la carte in school cafeterias.  Also, school lunches and breakfasts continue to get healthier, with stronger standards this fall for whole [...]

Posted Under: Food!
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