Medicaid

The Fight for Medicaid is Not Over!

Photo of Capitol Building

Last week, Congress officially left the Nation’s Capital for August recess. As we celebrate the Senate’s failure to pass the Medicaid repeal, we must remind ourselves that the fight is not over. A new healthcare bill could re-emerge, so August is a critical time for advocacy in your state. Below are some ways you can… read more

How to Talk to Your Senator About Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act

The TASH Amplified logo: a line illustration of a desktop microphone with the TASH Möbius strip inlayed.

Season 2, Episode 1 — 22 June 2017 About this episode Today’s episode is particularly urgent. The Senate released its bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act and cut Medicaid this morning. Listen to it right away then get busy. TASH talks with Gonzalo Martínez de Vedia, a Policy Manager with The Indivisible Project, about… read more

Medicaid Cuts = Disability Cuts | The Toolkit

Image that reads Action Alert

This post was updated on July 13, 2017 Join TASH in our effort to #SaveMedicaid! Earlier this morning, the United States Senate Republicans unveiled a revised health care bill. The revised bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act, still puts more than 15 million people with disabilities at risk. It’s critical, now more than ever, that… read more

Join TASH on June 6th at the “Don’t Cap Our Care” Rally

Save Medicaid rally participants in DC

Join us, the CCD, and nearly 30 other disability organizations as we co-sponsor the “Don’t Cap My Care” Rally in our nation’s capital. Senator Casey (PA), Senator Van Hollen (MD), Hon. Tony Coelho, and other members of Congress will be in attendance. The rally will take place at 1st St SE & Constitution, across from… read more

Take Action | Prevent Gutting of Affordable Care Act and Medicaid

Image that reads Action Alert

The Energy and Commerce Committee has just released new legislation for the repealing and replacing of the Affordable Care Act, including cut-backs on Medicaid. Some language within this legislation reads, “Responsibly unwinds Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion” which will be done through, “grandfathering in current enrollees” in a span of two years. Along with this, per-capita allotments (or… read more