Only 21% of Americans approve of GOP health care plan

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Quinnipiac: 21% Of U.S. Voters Approve Of Revised GOP Health Plan, Quinnipiac University National Poll Finds; Voters Reject Trump Tax Plan Almost 2-1 Only 21 percent of American voters approve of the Republican health care plan passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last week, a slight improvement over the 17 percent who approved of the first health care plan …

JENKINS CONTINUES TO REFUSE MEETINGS AND TOWN HALLS WITH CONSTITUENTS THAT ARE LOSING HEALTH CARE, CAMPAIGNS FOR SENATE INSTEAD

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JENKINS CONTINUES TO REFUSE MEETINGS AND TOWN HALLS WITH CONSTITUENTS THAT ARE LOSING HEALTH CARE, CAMPAIGNS FOR SENATE INSTEAD West Virginians won’t forget his attack on their health care  Evan Jenkins has refused to meet with constituents despite multiple cries for help and requests to talk about his vote to take away their health care. IN HIS DISTRICT ALONE 231,800 …

TRUMP FIRES COMEY

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President Donald Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey, prompting practically every member of Congress to weigh in. Many — including some prominent Republicans — are furious, dubbing the dismissal “Nixonian” and “a constitutional crisis.” A bipartisan effort for an independent investigation after Trump fired Comey Add your name: demand an independent investigation into Trump and his connections to Russia. …

Vice Chair Bill Laird: “WV budget will tell what lawmakers value”

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Fellow Democrat, As the clock continues to tick in the special legislative session called for purposes of passing the FY 2018 Budget for our State, one can only hope that our legislators are prepared to lay their partisan differences aside and will work together to achieve a consensus that will move our State in the right direction.  I have no …

Trumpcare Puts American Lives At Risk

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Trumpcare Puts American Lives At Risk Millions of Americans with pre-existing conditions have access to lifesaving, affordable health care thanks to protections guaranteed under the Affordable Care Act.  Trumpcare would gut these essential protections and if Republicans get their way, insurance companies will be able to charge sick people thousands more each year in premiums. That will, according to Politico, “stick the nation’s most vulnerable …

Trump Falsely Claims – 6 Times – That People With Pre-Existing Conditions Are Protected Under Trumpcare

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Trump Falsely Claims – 6 Times – That People With Pre-Existing Conditions Are Protected Under Trumpcare Yesterday, Donald Trump told one of his cruelest and most egregious lies to date: he claimed Trumpcare will protect people with pre-existing conditions. THE TRUTH: Trumpcare actually guts protections for people with pre-existing conditions by possibly jacking up premiums to the point that they …

They’re at it again! Stand up for your health care!

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JOIN THE FIGHT FOR YOUR HEALTH CARE & CALL YOUR GOP CONGRESSMEN   We defeated them before, but they are at it again! Please call your Congressman and tell him NO! This bill could cause 24 million people to lose their health, cuts Medicaid, defunds Planned Parenthood, increases health care costs for seniors, gives a massive tax break to insurance …

Happy Birthday Governor JJ!

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Celebrate Governor Jim Justice today by joining us in his fight for the future of West Virginia! Democrats are committed to fighting alongside him so that West Virginia has a prosperous future. We have so much to celebrate today for his birthday. (click below) Celebrate him today by joining the fight for West Virginia’s future.

In just 5 days 22,600 retired miners & widows will lose healthcare benefits if this does not pass.

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  Fellow Democrat, ​Hardworking miners and their families have taken to Washington to join U.S. Senator Joe Manchin in fighting for their health care benefits that are being put at risk by Congress. Senator Joe Manchin introduced the Miners Protection Act to provide a permanent fix to their healthcare benefits and has been fighting ever since. In just 5 days 22,600 retired miners & widows will …

The Latest Trumpcare Deal: Even Harsher, Harms More Americans, Still Cuts Taxes For Wealthy

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The Latest Trumpcare Deal: Even Harsher, Harms More Americans, Still Cuts Taxes For Wealthy The latest Trumpcare proposal is even harsher, harms more Americans, and still cuts taxes for the wealthiest of Americans. “Trump doesn’t care how many Americans he has to kick off their insurance to pass tax cuts for the wealthy and please the extremely far right.” – …