“For the Department of Veterans Affairs, Women’s History Month means more than just celebrating our women veterans – it means making sure they’re proud of the role we play in the remaining chapters of their story,” said VA Chief of Staff Pam Powers. “We will continue to build on the legacy that America’s women veterans have carved out by listening to them, respecting them, and serving them with the dignity this country owes them.” … [Read more...] about VA Maryland Health Care System Invites Women to Continue Making History with VA
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Fifty-two percent of Americans aged 65 and older who voted in 2016 supported Trump, versus the 45 percent who backed former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHillary Clinton to start new podcast Centrist Democrats insist Sanders would need delegate majority to win President Trump is weak against Bernie Sanders in foreign affairs MORE. … [Read more...] about Democrats seize on health care to woo seniors in 2020
All 11 judges on a Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel agreed Jan. 31 that the warning was probably unconstitutional in light of recent Supreme Court rulings, including one that struck down notices required by California at antiabortion clinics. The lead opinion by seven judges, led by Susan Graber, suggested the city might meet free-speech standards with a smaller notice — perhaps 10 percent of the overall space — that didn’t overwhelm the advertiser’s message. … [Read more...] about Health advocates worry about surprise court opinion on SF’s sugary drinks law
Senator Bob CaseyRobert (Bob) Patrick CaseyThe Hill's Morning Report - Sanders takes incoming during intense SC debate Overnight Health Care — Presented by American Health Care Association — Lawmakers raise alarms over Trump coronavirus response | Top official warns virus appears inevitable in US | Democrats block two Senate abortion bills Democrats block two Senate abortion bills MORE (D-PA) has just introduced S.3277 –Home and Community-based Services Infrastructure Improvement Act — designed to institute new programs and increased wages and benefits for home-based caregivers. If that bill is brought up for a vote, passed, and signed by President TrumpDonald John TrumpThe Memo: Biden seeks revival in South Carolina Congress eyes billion to billion to combat coronavirus Sanders makes the case against Biden ahead of SC primary MORE, hundreds of thousands of Americans will benefit almost immediately. … [Read more...] about Does anyone care about professional caregivers?
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Thursday joined 11 other state attorneys general in suing the Trump administration over new regulations they say would mean employees of small businesses could get fewer health insurance benefits than required by law. … [Read more...] about California sues Trump administration over small-business health policy