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Single-Payer Fight Moves to Massachusetts

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/41072-single-payer-fight-moves-to-massachusetts Tuesday, June 27, 2017 By Michael Corcoran, Truthout | Report This is not just another study, organizers say — it would have real teeth. Under the proposal, if the commission finds savings from single-payer, which studies indicate would...
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RV League of Women Voters: “Congress going in wrong direction” League Supports Single Payer

http://www.mailtribune.com/opinion/20170622/guest-opinion-congress-going-in-wrong-direction-on-health-care Guest Opinion: Congress going in wrong direction on health care By Jackie Clary, Kim Smith and Leslie Lowe Posted Jun 22, 2017 at 12:01 AM Why did the League of Women Voters contact Congressman Greg Walden and why...
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Democratic House Speaker Pulls Plug on California’s Single-Payer Bill

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2017/06/24/ire-democrat-who-pulled-plug-californias-single-payer-bill Advocates of the single-payer healthcare proposal which has been steadily advancing through the California legislature were voicing outrage and disappointment on Saturday after Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, a Democrat, announced he was pulling the bill from further consideration...
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Setting the Record Straight

http://www.lagrandeobserver.com/home/5345662-151/my-voice-setting-the-record-straight?referrer=fpblob My Voice Bill Whitaker Published May 31, 2017 at 03:26PM About the author Bill Whitaker is a community activist who lives in La Grande. He can be contacted at bill@oregonrural.org. At recent town halls in Baker City, Elgin and...
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