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CCF, Pediatricians Urge State Leaders to Shield Children from Losing Medicaid Coverage

February 22, 2023
This article originally appeared on the Center for Child and Families website and is shared here with the express consent of the organization. Written by: Joan Alker State-by-State Report Shows Medicaid Now Covers More Than Half of U.S. Children This week we teamed up with our colleagues at the...
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Top #5Actions of the Past Week: Sunday, February 12, 2023

February 11, 2023
This week’s #5Actions includes several critically important actions for you to take where your voice is urgently needed – and closes with a recap of the powerful State of the Union, when so many of our top policy priorities were lifted in President Biden’s remarks. Our top policies were highlighted...
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A heart with a diverse group of people in the center that reads "Love Thy Neighbor. Expand Medicaid."

RSVP for “Love thy neighbor” advocacy day to expand Medicaid in NC!

February 7, 2023
In 2022, North Carolina lawmakers came closer than ever to closing our state's coverage gap and providing healthcare to over half a million uninsured North Carolinians. That’s right, after years of a stalemate, we’re getting closer to Medicaid expansion and are asking for your help to ensure that...
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Juega Lotería con nosotras durante el Estado de la Unión

February 7, 2023
* ¡Haz clic para descargar su tarjeta de Bingo del Estado de la Unión AHORA! * El Estado de la Unión ocurrirá el martes 7 de febrero de 2023, a las 21:00 horas. EST/6:00 p. m. hora del Pacífico ¡Estaremos mirando con palomitas de maíz y cartones de Lotería de MomsRising/MamásConPoder en la mano!...
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¡Demuestra tu amor a quienes solicitan asilo!

February 1, 2023
Todos queremos lo mismo, un lugar seguro donde nuestras familias puedan vivir y prosperar. Eso es exactamente los que buscan los padres de familia que llegan a nuestra frontera a pedir asilo. Todos queremos proteger la vida y la salud de nuestros hijos. Para algunos padres de familia esto requiere...
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¡Acompáñanos para conocer las noticias más recientes de la expansión de Medicaid en NC!

January 30, 2023
¡La legislatura de Carolina del Norte está de nuevo en sesión y MomsRising/MamásConPoder está de vuelta para decirle a los legisladores que expandan Medicaid! La buena noticia es que este año estamos más cerca que nunca de asegurar que los adultos de bajos ingresos que no tienen seguro tengan la...
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Open Enrollment Celebration

January 30, 2023
We did it! The Biden-Harris Administration recently announced that a record-breaking more than 16.3 million people have selected an Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplace health plan nationwide during the 2023 Marketplace Open Enrollment Period that ran from November 1, 2022 to January 15, 2023 for...
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Join us to learn the latest on Medicaid expansion for NC!

January 30, 2023
The North Carolina legislature is back in session which means MomsRising is back again to tell lawmakers to expand Medicaid! The good news is that this year we’re closer than ever to making sure low-income uninsured adults get the health coverage they need, so now is the time to make sure you’re...
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Breaking Through: Abortion Care, New Healthcare Coverage Options, Top 10 Policies in 2023, and Fighting Back Against Harmful DisInfo Campaigns

January 26, 2023
On the radio show this week we cover the continued fight for access to abortion care, how organizations like UltraViolet are holding corporations accountable and their top priorities; we also cover the new national health care provisions available to you, including: a permanent option for 12-month...
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Mental health is physical health.

Mental Health is Physical Health

January 19, 2023
We’re in the middle of a profound mental health crisis and it stems from not taking care of our mammal needs and not attending to the stress in our relationships. Psychological needs are physical needs because if we don’t feel psychologically safe, we experience a biological reaction. Our...
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