Recent News and Issues Important to CA members
Today the CA Foundation announced it has paid off over $3.3 million in medical debt of over 3,700 Minnesotans through RIP Medical Debt. Read the
The CA Foundation (CAF), which provides scholarship and grants to other 501(c) (3) institutions, and sponsors training and internship programs, is pleased to announce its donation
Today CA sent newly appointed HHS Secretary Tom Price a letter urging the department to delay a regulation on short term health insurance that would limit
CA Sets “Guaranteed Access Pool” as Priority at Congressional Staff Briefings if Republicans Repeal the ACA
Consumer advocacy group Communicating for America (CA) will speak at the January 12, 2017 Congressional Staff Briefing sponsored by the Council for Affordable Health Coverage
On December 5, Jeff Smedsrud, Chairman and CEO of Communicating for America, took to The Hill in Washington D.C. to meet with legislators about potential
Statement of Communicating for America regarding proposed changes made public on June 10, 2016 to Short-Term, Limited-Duration Insurance…
Insurance companies exiting the health care marketplace in 2017 creates lack of competition and price inequality, offering no coverage choices for millions of rural Americans
Communicating for America joined the Council for Affordable Health Coverage to request prompt consideration of H.R. 2911/S. 1697 from the leaders on the Committee on
Communicating for America has joined the Council for Affordable Health Coverage, and 380 other organizations leading the effort to support Medicare Part D and oppose
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In a recent December survey, CA members were asked whether they agreed with President Obama’s use of executive action on undocumented immigrants. A total of 64% of respondents did not agree with the President’s action. We can infer that this means our members would prefer Congress to tackle immigration reform. CA has long been committed to working with Capitol Hill to get a bipartisan immigration bill passed.
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Please take a few minutes to complete our survey regarding issues that continue to be hotly debated in Congress: the Affordable Care Act (ACA), environmental issues, immigration reform, individual tax reform and the Keystone XL Pipeline.
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The 2nd Open Enrollment is just around the corner. CA President Patty Strickland encourages all CA members to review the plan they selected through the Federal or State Marketplace and “Shop Around” for the best health plan to suit your current situation.
Communicating for America is surveying members to find out how they feel about shopping for health insurance since Obamacare launched. Your participation is important
Join CA, the Council for Affordable Health Coverage and the National Association of Manufacturers on May 1 for this Complimentary Webinar Series on the Affordable Care
Communicating for America’s legislative team recently met with more than 50 House and Senate offices in Washington, DC to relay the results of the most
With the Healthcare Exchange Open Enrollment deadline of March 31 fast approaching, it is important to have all the facts about who is and who
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced that those consumers enrolled in the PCIP program will be allowed to keep their coverage
CA becomes first national organization to call on President Obama to extend Open Enrollment period to purchase health insurance to May 15
Communicating for America is calling on President Obama to extend the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) open enrollment period for individuals to sign up for a
In a letter to US Senator Mark Begich, CA joined forces with several other national business, self employed and consumer advocacy groups in support of
CA President: Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) Extension a Start, More Needed to Protect the Most Vulnerable Americans
Communicating for America continues to advocate for additional measures to protect the sickest most vulnerable Americans during the transition to the new exchanges created under
President Obama announced on Thursday that those Americans whose health insurance policies have been cancelled will be allowed to purchase catastrophic health insurance plans or
The Law of Unintended Consequences: Will we have more people uninsured after health care reform than before?
The following op-ed written by CA Chairman Jeff Smedsrud appeared in a number of online and print publications: Sadly, fewer Americans could be covered under
With the new state health insurance exchange websites up and running, Communicating for America is committed to helping our members, and all self-employed and small
Communicating for America is working with the Coalition for Affordable Health Coverage to build support for H.R. 2995, the Unnecessary Cap Act of 2013, which
At the annual membership meeting, outgoing President Wayne Nelson was recognized for his outstanding service in the area of national legislative work and leadership in
Press ReleasesCA Foundation Alleviates Over $3.3 Million in Medical Debt for Minnesotans Through RIP Medical Debt
COVID-19 Study Reveals High-Speed Broadband Disparity Across Social, Wealth and Rural Divides
Communicating for America Calls on Administration to Exclude Agriculture Industry From Immigrant Limitations
Communicating for America Backs Senate Legislation to Help Small Broadband Companies Aid Connectivity for Rural Communities During COVID-19 Pandemic
Communicating for America Supports Initiatives to Expand High-Speed Internet and End Rural Digital Discrimination With Commitment From President Trump
Communicating for America Releases Study on High-Speed Internet Discrepancies in Relation to Health Care in Rural Communities
Rural Advocacy Association Makes Donation to Alleviate $1 Million in Medical Debt
Infrastructure Deal Must Address Crisis in Rural Broadband
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