As the Republican National Convention kicks off, Trump and his allies will be hard at work trying to deceive Americans about their persistent war on American health care. Health care is a top priority for voters in the upcoming election and Trump knows voters don’t support his attacks on the Affordable Care Act, including his lawsuit to completely overturn the law that will be heard before the U.S. Supreme Court one week after the election. If successful, this lawsuit will end protections for over 135 million Americans with pre-existing conditions and will cause another 23 million to lose health care coverage during an ever worsening pandemic. During the RNC, Trump and the Republicans will try to spin his disastrous actions to rip health care away from millions of Americans, but voters know his true record:
Today, Protect Our Care New Hampshire joined in a call in reaction to news that Governor Chris Sununu overruled his own public health professionals to allow the Trump campaign to hold large scale events contrary to public health rules.
Supreme Court Affirms Health Care Is on the Ballot
Debuted During a Democratic National Convention Health Care Event, the Ad Is Part of A Previously Announced $2 Million Digital and TV Ad Campaign on Trump’s Failed Coronavirus Response
Concord, New Hampshire — Yesterday, Rep. Pappas along with Rep. Abigail Spanberger (VA-07) along and some of their House colleagues introduced a resolution demanding that the Department of Justice defend the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in court and drop the lawsuit to repeal the health care law and protections relied on by millions of Americans as the nation faces the worsening coronavirus pandemic. Protect Our Care New Hampshire State Director Jayme Simoes issued the following statement in response:
Today, Vice President Joseph Biden announced Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate. Brad Woodhouse, Executive Director of Protect Our Care, released the following statement in response:
Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce, Protect Our Care NH event brings community together to address disparities in COVID-19
Office of Health Equity to discuss health disparities in New Hampshire on Webinar this week Event presented by The Concord Chamber in partnership with Protect Our Care NH and Granite State Progress
Concord, NH — Last night, Reps. Chris Pappas, Ann Kuster, and their colleagues in the House of Representatives passed legislation introduced by Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL-14) to protect the Affordable Care Act (ACA) from attacks by President Trump and elected Republicans across the country in the middle of a pandemic. As part of the appropriations process, Rep. Underwood’s amendment prohibits the Department of Justice from using funds to undermine the ACA, including its effort to completely overturn the law in California v. Texas, which will be heard in the Supreme Court’s upcoming term.
As school districts plan to bring students back to the classroom, mishandling of the pandemic across the nation means uncertainty for New Hampshire teachers, students and parents.