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Offline emeraldize

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« on: February 03, 2011, 04:52:18 PM »
The following is the text of an e-mail I just received -- I don't see a duplication of this posted, so here goes.

Thank You! Repeal Ammendment Defeated! More Info
Affordable Care Act Repeal Ammendment Goes Down 51-47
Dear Friends:

You may recall that we recently sent you an action alert letting you know that the Senate was going to vote on an amendment to repeal the new health care law.  AIDS United opposed the amendment because health care reform will ultimately create expanded, more stable health coverage for people living with HIV/AIDS.

We are pleased to report that the amendment was defeated by a vote of 51 47.  That is good news because it shows that it will be a lot harder to change the provisions that will help people living with HIV/AIDS, although we expect additional challenging votes in the House and Senate.  (We will be calling on you!)

Thank you very much for taking such quick action to call your Senators and let them know you opposed the amendment.  Your calls truly make a difference.  Congratulations and Great Work!


Offline hope_for_a_cure

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« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2011, 05:02:51 PM »


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