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Sign on, Sign Up, Speak Out: Save Prevention Access

March 8, 2011

As soon as today, the U.S. Senate will be voting on two opposing spending measures. One -- promoted by the GOP-controlled House of Representatives -- slashes billions from countless federal safety net programs and makes moves to defund the historic advances of health care reform. The second -- offered up by the Democratic leaders in the Senate -- makes tough cuts but also protects bedrock services for people living with and at risk for HIV/AIDS and safeguards health care reform funding.

Your voice is needed now more than ever to ensure our leaders hold the line and defend against any attempts to defund health care reform or take a sledgehammer to essential services.

Take two seconds to ACT NOW and sign a petition in supporting full implementation of health care reform under the Affordable Care Act:

Want to do more to lead? Take part in upcoming web conferences on the advocacy efforts to defend the prevention and public health provisions of the Affordable Care Act.

  • Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 4:00 pm ET Dialogue4Health will host A Time for Action: Taking a Stand for Prevention and Protecting the Affordable Care Act. Click here to register.
  • Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 3:30 p.m. ET join us for our monthly HIV PJA Strategy Webinar.
    This month will focus on discussing the prevention aspects of the Affordable Care Act, an overview and discussion of the new 12 Cities/Enhanced Coordinated HIV Prevention Planning project, and an update on HIV criminalization from the Positive Justice Project. Click here to register.

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This article was provided by HIV Prevention Justice Alliance. Visit HIV Prevention Justice Alliance's website to find out more about their activities and publications.
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