The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania – Americans Are Poorly Informed About Basic Constitutional Provisions Many Americans are poorly informed about basic constitutional provisions, according to APPC’s Constitution Day Civics Survey. It finds that 37% can’t name More info @ http://ift.tt/2f0ajlt Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V…
Excellent article about the root causes of health care inequality and how to fix them. Primary lesson: all the doctors and nurses in the world can not cure health-care inequity if the insurance system itself is the problem. “In nearly 40 years as a doctor, I witnessed time and again how inequality kills. Those without health insurance, (there are almost 30 million in the country), often cannot access the most basic care, let alone complex specialty care. But the problem is more serious than a simple lack of health insurance. What insurance card you hold can literally be a matter of life and death.
Physicians for a National Health Program “The right to health care in America is not an issue of the left or the right. It’s a matter of right and wrong,” says Dr. David Ansell in a Washington Post op-ed arguing for single-payer reform. “Let’s do the right thing,” he says. “We have tried everything else.”…
This commission has nothing to do with “election integrity” and everything to do with depriving legitimate voters of their right to vote. Please take a stand against this ! http://ift.tt/2f0HcSX
League of Women Voters More info @ http://ift.tt/2f0HcSX Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V September 11, 2017 at 12:29PM
It is likely that many people are opposed to DACA without an accurate understanding of what it is. Feel free to Share
Rebekkah Yisrael on Twitter “What is#daca and how to get involved” More info @ https://twitter.com/RebekkahYisrael/status/905501791600738304 Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V September 06, 2017 at 02:27PM
Opinion | I was born in poverty in Appalachia. ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ doesn’t speak for me. Vance’s sweeping stereotypes are shark bait for conservative policymakers. More info @ http://ift.tt/2gyllip Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V September 04, 2017 at 08:28AM