Health Care Reform

Health Care Reform

Every U.S. resident should have access to affordable, quality health care, including birth control and the privacy to make reproductive choices.

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League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Supports Medicaid Expansion in State Budget

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Event Date: 
Apr 18 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Our Savior's Lutheran Church

Join us for a viewing of FIX IT, a 38-minute documentary that takes an in-depth look at our dysfunctional health care system, with panel discussion and Q&A.

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Action Alerts

After a year-long study and concurrence among the local leagues, the LWVMD board was able to adopt the following position regarding Death With Dignity on Monday, 3/4/2019:

https://my.lwv.org/montana/event/bozeman-michael-foust-exec-dir-western-montana-mental-health-center
Event Date: 
Apr 8 2019 - 11:45am
Event location: 

Hope Lutheran Church

On Monday, April 8th, the Bozeman League of Women Voters will host a presentation by Michael Foust, the Executive Director of Western Montana Mental Health Center - Gallatin County in Bozeman.  He will be speaking on the social justice phenomena i

Position

The League of Women Voters of Benton and Franklin Counties supports that all health care planning involve opportunity or strong local input.
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News

Reminder: if you are one of the millions of people who don’t have healthcare through your employer, December 15 is the deadline to sign up for a healthcare plan for 2019. Don’t miss out on taking care of yourself!

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    November 30, 2018

Position

League positions on Health Care were originally adopted in 1984, amended in 2017, and are reviewed annually.

Position

Support programs that meet the medical needs of Butte County residents by making comprehensive health care services available to all cultural and socioeconomic groups.

The Healthcare Committee studies national and state league positions regarding healthcare delivery and recommends advocacy and education actions that advance these positions in support of basic healthcare for all residents.
Current actions include:

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