Quit Playing with My Life

July 11, 2011 by  
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By Art Pronin for TaylorMarsh.com – The reason I have been a Democrat is because Dems are supposed to protect Social Security and the welfare state. Dems, the real ones, back progressive taxation.... 

Neighborhood Fund Raisers to Pay for Cancer Treatment

January 24, 2011 by  
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Dear Speaker Boehner: I am a musician, a member of a symphony orchestra that belongs to a national group known as the Regional Orchestra Players’ Assoc. Most of the musicians who perform in these... 

He Had Worked Hard Since He Was 12

January 24, 2011 by  
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Dear Speaker Boehner: My husband died in 2003 due to lack of care for diabetes and cancer after we lost our health insurance. There were times we couldn’t get insulin and no churches or private... 

No Help

March 25, 2010 by  
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I am a 21 year old female with health issues that need be addressed. I went to see a doctor who has charged me 100 dollars ( which I have not been able to pay him yet ) for a diagnosis. There is no more... 

If You Can’t Beat ‘em Join ‘em

March 11, 2010 by  
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I once worked as an adjunctive therapist in a very small private practice. The primary provider was routinely denied coverage for patients in a quite predictable pattern, and it would take insurance companies... 

I had to count the hours before my insurance took effect before I could go to the ER

February 17, 2010 by  
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My name is Teresa. I am a 47 year old Registered Nurse living in Southern Illinois. In December 2009, I started a new job. I was unable to afford COBRA insurance to tide me over until my new insurance...