Delaware Citizens’ Information and Action Forum
State Organizations Endorsing HR676
- Wilmington, DE
- Peace, Living Wage, Universal Health Care Coalition (Wilmington, DE)
Local Unions Endorsing HR676
- Local Union 1183, United Automobile Workers, Newark, DE
- Delaware State AFL-CIO, Newark, DE, endorsed August 2006
Delaware State News
By Linda DeFeo, M.D. | Cape Gazette (Lewes, Del.), Feb. 13, 2017
Mark Twain is quoted as saying "there are lies, damned lies and statistics," although these days we could say there are facts and alternative facts.
By Floyd E. McDowell Sr., M.D. | Delaware State News
There is one research-proven program and cost-effective solution to this very important huge health care increase challenge that is having a devastating effect on the budgets of all citizens, our state and municipalities and private businesses. It is to enact and implement our state coalition’s single-payer, nongovernment-run Delaware Health Security Act.
By Michael Chesney | WBOC-TV (Salisbury, Md.) DOVER, Del. - A single-payer health care system in Delaware was what was up for discussion Wednesday night at Legislative Hall, even though the Delaware General Assembly is out of session.
By James Dawson | WDDE Public Radio (Dover, Del.)
In a legislative season marked by hot-button issues, one Delaware lawmaker is adding another to that list. Rep. John Kowalko (D-Newark South) introduced a bill this week that would transform the state’s health care system into a single-payer option.
By Earl Jaques and John Kowalko | The News Journal (Delaware)
The recent Supreme Court decision followed by the re-election of President Obama guarantees that the Affordable Health Care Act will be with us long into the future. As each day passes we have learned more about the law, what is contained in the bill and how states will play a major role in the implementation and funding of many portions of program. The Affordable Health Care Act requires everyone to have coverage but at a cost to be determined.
By FLOYD E. McDOWELL SR. | The News Journal (Delaware)
Single-payer health care reform is a no-brainer for informed citizens and credible elected political decision-makers.