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LGBTQ Seniors: Equality at Last?

November 23, 2016 • Thomas Blakeley
On March 3rd, 2016, Congressman Patrick Murphy (FL-D), proposed “Ruthie and Connie LGBT Elder Americans Act of 2015,” which will, if passed, amend the Older Americans Act of 1965, and will better ensure equal treatment of LGBT “older individuals.” The …

Moms-To-Be to Receive Medical Care from the Day they Know that they Are Expecting

November 21, 2016 • Danielle Terricciato
Pregnancy can, of course, bring joy and anticipation to expectant mothers and their families. However, pregnancy also comes with enormous new financial responsibility; cost of proper maternity care is one. Some low-income pregnant women are eligible to …

Turning Federally Protected Lands Over to Ranchers and Farmers?

November 18, 2016 • Thomas Blakeley
On July 14, 2016, Representative Paul Gosar (AZ-R) proposed a bill that will, if passed, provide for the “dissemination and disposal of federal lands” in order to use them for grazing and water rights. The bill would make a major change in the Antiquit …

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