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Medicare Turns Fifty On July 30, 2015

On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson Signed Into Law Medicare, Which Provides Low-Cost Hospitalization And Medical Insurance For The Nation's Elderly.

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July 3, 2015 - Fast Track Signed Into Law

President Obama On Monday Signed Fast Track Legislation Into Law. See How Your Senators Voted On Fast Track.

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Bi-partisan Legislation To Protect Retiree Health Benefits Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives

H.R. 1856 Creates A Legal Presumption That Earned Healthcare Benefits Cannot Be Reduced Or Terminated During Retirement. Call Your Congressperson Today And Demand Their Support.

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Stop Fast Track For TPP Rep. Mike Quigley

Quigley Was The ONLY Illinois House Democrat To Vote For TPP. This Was A Clear Demonstration Of The Influence Of Big Money And Corporations. Quigley Must Be Primaried In 2016!

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Tell Your Rep. What You Think of His/Her Vote On Fast Track & Email Your Senators To Oppose TPP!

Email A Note To Your Representative. We've Drafted It Based On How They Voted. In Addition, You Can Email Your US Senators To Oppose Any Measures Facilitating The TPP.

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Call Your Congressional Supporters: Thank You For Standing With Us

Call Your Representative, Thank Them For Voting With Working Families Against TAA. Ask Them To Continue Their Support. There Is No More Urgent Task This Week! Call NOW!

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TPP: The Dirtiest Trade Deal You've Never Heard Of

TPP: The Dirtiest Trade Deal You've Never Heard Of

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Illinois AFL-CIO Weekly Legislative Update May 22, 2015

Illinois AFL-CIO Weekly Legislative Update May 22, 2015

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May 21, 2015 -Senate Advances Fast Track For Obama Trade Deals

URGENT! CONTACT YOUR US REPRESENTATIVE TODAY! House Democrats Are Nearly United In Opposition, And A Greater Number Of Republicans Are Reluctant To Aid Obama's Trade Ambitions.

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Republicans Use TPP Trade Deal To Slash Medicare By:: Rmuse Monday, May, 18th, 2015

It's heartless to include Medicare cuts to an international trade deal written by corporations, but no-one has ever accused Republicans of having a heart

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