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Tell Congress – Throw the Money Changers Out of the Temple

TV MOYERS NOWBill Moyers’ PBS show featured Wendell Potter, the insurance executive whose conscience bothered him so much he is now telling the truth about the insurance industry’s rape of American health care.  Nothing Mr. Potter says is news, but he tells a story that Congress needs to hear again and again: insurance companies take our money just to deny us our health care, and they pay off Washington insiders to keep them in business.

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Bill Moyers’ essay from that show exposes the shameless way that your Senators and Representatives have conducted your business behind closed doors, doing the bidding of lobbyists for powerful industries.  Remind your legislators that you are watching and that some day you and your neighboring voters will have had a bellyful of Washington insiders who inhabit the temple infested by the moneychangers.  Tell them the day of reckoning is coming.  Tell them that one day soon, the moneychangers and their sycophantic dependents will be driven from the temple.  Tell them: Congressman, Senator,  this means YOU.

Click link below to to send your fax.

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Bill Moyers Reveals… You won’t Believe it!

Well you would believe it – but it’s in the open now… !

Insurance Lobby’s Secret Plan to Attack ‘Sicko’ and Michael Moore

“I thought that he hit the nail on the head with his movie.” – Wendell Potter, former Head of Corporate Communications at CIGNA

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Keep the Pressure On  – ASAP – Call, write, fax or e-mail all your representatives and tell them they must support Single Payer  HR676.    LINK

Now Call or Fax  Senator Max Baucus and tell him that SINGLE PAYER is indeed on the table &  let him know how much you “don’t respect” his performance!   And, remind him that he is representing the country, NOT  the health insurance & pharma industry in Healthcare Reform!  Phone: (202) 224-2651 (Office)   //  (202) 224-9412 (Fax)

And one moreCall President Obama at the White House (202-456-1414 or  202- 456-1111) and tell him what a mess Senator Max Baucus is making, arresting Doctors and Nurses, etc …  then remind him he said, “everyone would have a seat at the table”, tell him Single Payer is not for later, the time is NOW! 

Visit the Healthcare-Now ,  the Physicians for a National Health Program  and Health-Justice web sites to learn more!

In Remembrance of Nataline Sarkisyan- Don’t Forget !

nataline-b-blogPlease read carefully the below quote from Michael Moore written on December 22nd, 2007 regarding the death of Nataline Sarkisyan:

“If their decision was one of incompetence, then manslaughter charges should be filed. If it was a premeditated decision — where CIGNA knew in advance that Nataline would most likely die — then their corporate officers should be arrested and the full extent of the law brought to bear upon them.”
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Tragically, denial of coverage is an everyday occurrence, often ending with the same net result.  Unless you have lived this nightmare, the average person finds it hard to believe!  For profit health insurance companies are practicing medicine without license and are responsible for untold tragedy and death every day, 365 days a year.  I ask you to get involved! 

Go to http://www.pnhp.org/, http://www.healthcare-now.org, http://www.calnurses.org/ and learn about HR676 a single payer system that will put an end to this nightmare.  Then write, call or scream at your elected officials to do something…  HR676 has 94 congressional co-sponsors now. More are needed and your help is essential to bring an end to this!   Please Help!

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December 21, 2008 at 10:30 pm