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The GOP's Tax Cut Bonanza Is a Major Attack on Medicare

November 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
The GOP's Tax Cut Bonanza Is a Major Attack on Medicare

More than 100 protesters met at Greeley Square in Midtown Manhattan on November 27, 2017, and marched to raise awareness against the irresponsible GOP tax plan that cuts Medicare and increases healthcare costs for older New Yorkers. (Photo: Erik McGregor / Pacific Press / LightRocket via Getty Images)
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Nine Reasons to Stop the GOP's Giant Tax Gift Bucket

November 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
Nine Reasons to Stop the GOP's Giant Tax Gift Bucket

 The GOP's tax bill includes $1.5 trillion in tax cuts that are not paid for by closing loopholes used by the wealthy and corporations. This will balloon the deficit and further endanger funding for Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, public education and more. (Photo: Pictures of Money)
Americans for Tax Fairness has just published "Nine Terrible Things About the Republican Tax Plan." All are good reasons for you should get on the phone with your member of Congress and tell them to vote against this travesty of a tax bill.

Medicare for All: A Win-Win Issue for Candidates in the 2018 Midterms

October 27, 2017 - 12:45am
Medicare for All: A Win-Win Issue for Candidates in the 2018 Midterms

Recent attempts by a Republican Congress and President Trump to kill the nation's health care programs have galvanized the fury of millions and turned the health care issue into a domestic tinderbox. In fact, the 2018 midterm election could see a substantial increase in voter turnout if Congressional challenger candidates champion Medicare for All. Supporters hold signs as Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during a health care rally at the 2017 Convention of the California Nurses Association / National Nurses Organizing Committee on September 22, 2017 in San Francisco, California. Sen.

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