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Urge Congress to Extend the COBRA Subsidy

From PathWays PA (http://www.pathwayspa.org):   Last year’s Recovery Act included provisions for premium reductions and additional opportunities for health benefits under COBRA (Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act). COBRA health insurance coverage is available when health care is lost due to … Continue reading

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Urge Our Senators to Extend Unemployment and Health Care Benefits

From Interfaith Worker Justice (http://www.iwj.org):   On Tuesday President Obama signed the historic health care reform bill. David Leonhardt wrote in the New York Times, “The bill that President Obama signed on Tuesday is the federal government’s biggest attack on … Continue reading

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Support Extension of COBRA Insurance Benefits; Resources for Finding Coverage and Addressing Medical Debt

From Families USA (http://www.familiesusa.org):   With the release of January’s unemployment numbers, it is clear that many American families are still suffering during these bleak economic times. Although the unemployment rate dropped from 10 percent to 9.7 percent, more than … Continue reading

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