Campaign Updates

On Tuesday, September 25, Healthcare is a Human Right Maryland hosted a special screening of the PBS documentary Power to Heal, which tells the story of how civil rights activists...
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This May Day, here is a brief note about how the division of healthcare benefits according to standards of productive and non-productive work exacerbates certain types of discrimination. This discrimination even...
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The news is in! After very little publicity during the negotiation of these bills, Maryland governor Larry Hogan and Maryland Democrats are celebrating their collaboration to "stabilize" the individual market...
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Researchers and advocates for Black women’s maternal health have been sounding alarm bells for years. Their message reached critical mass at the start of 2018, when two back-to-back events propelled...
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Tickets are selling fast for the Maryland PNHP Annual Dinner - register now! We invite you to join us for the annual dinner for the Maryland chapter of Physicians for...
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The West Virginia Teacher's Strike inspired a number of articles from single payer advocates inside and outside the state. Writing for Jacobin, Cathy Kunkel said: "The underfunding of public employee health insurance...
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A new twitter campaign led by The Coalition for Medicare Choices promises to mobilize two million seniors to “preserve and strengthen” Medicare Advantage. But who is the Coalition for Medicare...
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HCHR-MD will continue to review the many healthcare bills through the session. For now, we have taken positions on 3 bills: 1. HEALTHY MARYLAND ACT (HB1516/SB1002)  Introduced by Senator Paul...
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Shifting the blame away from greedy companies and our for-profit healthcare system onto young people living in economic insecurity isn’t going to win equitable healthcare for everyone. This week, it...
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KARINA MY FRIEND OR LOVED ONE'S NAME IS My grandmother THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED TO MY LOVED ONE Depending on the time of the year, her insurance will only pay...
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