Archive for April, 2014

 

Obstacle #1 to health care for all Vermonters: FUD

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

By: Charles Gregory, Springfield (Charles is a single payer and Act 48 supporter)

The most effective tactic opponents of good health care have is FUD-flinging: Casting fear, uncertainty and doubt about them, much as monkeys in the zoo throw poo.  When you read an argument against health care for all, you can see which of the [...]

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A single-payer healthcare system? I’m all for it!

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

We wanted to share Felix’s story and observations of different healthcare systems around the world. It is long but well worth the read! Thanks, Felix.
My name is Felix, I am 26 years old and grew up in Germany. After graduating high school I traveled the world for over four years. I lived a year in [...]

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Stick with Act 48; no contingency plans needed

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

On March 30th we asked our supporters to encourage key elected official to stick with Act 48, Vermont’s road map to a single payer health care plan. In less than 24 hours over 100 people had sent in letters. The responses were a powerful testament to the broad support of Vermonters to accomplish this historic [...]

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