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2021 Winter Legislative Toolkit

Here is a link to our 2021 winter legislative toolkit: 2021 Winter Toolkit ... Read more

2021 Lobby Visit Materials

Here are links to our handouts about best practices for lobbying effectively: 2021 Winter Legislative Calendar How to Structure Your Lobby Visit Lobby Day Talking Points Lobby Report Back Form ... Read more

2021 Winter Toolkit Fact Sheets

Download copies of our fact sheets here: Social Security and Medicare Facts and Figures 2021 Pandemic Treatment Access and Affordability Act Social Security Fairness Act ... Read more

2021 Storytelling Minikit

You can download our Storytelling Minikit here: Storytelling Minikit ... Read more

2021 Winter Toolkit LTEs and Petition

Here are links to our sample letters to the editor and a USPS petition: Sample Letters to the Editor Petition ... Read more

As Drug Prices Keep Rising, State Lawmakers Propose Tough New Bills to Curb Them

By Harris Meyer Fed up with a lack of federal action to lower prescription drug costs, state legislators around the country are pushing bills to penalize drugmakers for unjustified price hikes and to cap payment at much-lower Canadian levels. These bills, sponsored by both... Read more

KHN: When Your Chance for a Covid Shot Comes, Don’t Worry About the Numbers

By Arthur Allen and Liz Szabo When getting vaccinated against covid-19, there’s no sense being picky. You should take the first authorized vaccine that’s offered, experts say. The newest covid vaccine on the horizon, from Johnson & Johnson, is probably a little l... Read more

Petition to Save USPS

Millions of Americans, especially seniors, rely on the Post Office for delivery of important goods and services. Sign our petition to demand that President Biden fill all four vacancies on the Postal Board of Governors immediately.  ... Read more

KHN Poll: Nearly Half of American Adults Now Want the Covid Vaccine — ASAP

By Phil Galewitz                   Americans’ reluctance to get vaccinated for covid-19 is waning, according to a poll released Wednesday. Nearly half of adults surveyed in January said they have... Read more