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Have You Shared Your Opinion on Health Care?
As the Senate continues to debate health care reform, it is more important than ever that your Senators hear from you. Both the public option and Medicare expansion are under threat from spineless Senators who are putting the needs of big corporations before the health of their constituents. They need to feel the pressure. Take action!
Other amendments on which to take action....
An amendment for a single-payer health care system should be debated on the Senate floor. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) filed Senate Amendment No. 2837 with two co-sponsors, Senators Roland Burris (D-IL) and Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH). Read more and Take Action!
Make sure your Senators know you oppose abortion restrictions in this health care legislation. Send them an email.
How Would You Score the Congress?
From hate crimes to health care, fair pay to unemployment, Congress had a busy year. As ADA prepares to score the first session of the 111th Congress, tell us which votes you think are the most important and should be included in the next voting record. Click here to speak your mind and take a look at previous voting records on our website.
In the Press
Read Michael J. Wilson's latest Huffington Post piece Are Too Many People Going to College?
ADA Director Wins Human Rights Award
ADA National Director, Michael J. Wilson, received a Community Human Rights Award from the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area for his years of work as a labor activist. Post a congratulations on ADA's Facebook fan page!