by James Parks,

July 30 will mark the 46th anniversary of the Medicare and Medicaid programs and seniors across the country plan to march and lobby to make sure there are many more anniversaries to come.

From July 18 to July 30, members of the Alliance for Retired Americans will participate in nearly 20 events nationwide to let lawmakers know that they do not want the money working people depend on in Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security used for another taxpayer handout to Wall Street. The Republican’s budget proposal would replace Medicare with underfunded vouchers for private insurance and cut Medicaid funding.

Full article:  http://blog.aflcio.org/2011/07/15/seniors-to-push-lawmakers-to-protect-medicare-medicaid-social-security/

Please Join Seattle NOW @ the “Stop in the Name of Health” Medicare March
July 30, 2011 12 PM to 2 PM
Safeco Field 1250 1st Ave So, Seattle, WA
Who: Physicians for National Health Plan-Western Wash, United for Single Payer, Healthcare for All-WA and the WA State Alliance for Retired Americans
Contact: pnhpwesternwashington@comcast.net

 

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