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Health Care Reform and You

Posted on 11/11/2009 by |General News | Comments

Personal HealthNow that the health care reform bill has passed the House and moves to the Senate, folks are struggling to have a better idea of what exactly this bill is and what it means for them and their families. Here are just a couple of things the bill will do for the country: The House measure would cover 36 million uninsured Americans and bar insurance companies from denying people coverage because of their health or age. It would require all …

AARP Endorses Affordable Health Care for America Act

Posted on 11/5/2009 by |General News | Comments

Personal HealthFrom AARP CEO, Barry Rand We started this debate more than two years ago with the twin goals of making coverage affordable to our younger members and protecting Medicare for seniors. We’ve read the Affordable Health Care for America Act and we can say with confidence that it meets those goals with improved benefits for people in Medicare and needed health insurance market reforms to help ensure every American can purchase affordable health coverage. Today’s endorsement marks the first time …