Medicare and Medicaid Important For WI Patients and Health Care Workers!

*** Can we afford fewer staff, longer hours, and lower wages?
*** Can our patients and residents afford lower-quality care?

  • Over 1 million Wisconsinites depend on Medicare to pay for hospital visits and medical expenses. (Kaiser Family Foundation, 2018)
  • 6 out of 10 nursing home residents depend on Medicaid to fund their long-term care. (Kaiser Family Foundation, 2017)

Patients, Residents & Health Care Workers depend on these programs!

$537 billion in cuts to Medicare. $1.5 trillion in cuts to Medicaid.

This is what Congress proposed in June 2018 to pay for new tax cuts for corporations and the wealthy.

“House GOP plan would cut Medicare, Medicaid to balance budget,” The Washington Post (June 19, 2018)
Your Vote Counts
Your Vote Counts

Over $1 billion in Medicaid funding for Wisconsin…

Rejected by Scott Walker

“Fiscal Effect of Full Medicaid Expansion,” WI Legislative Fiscal Bureau (April 3, 2017)

Early in-Person Voting Has Started, to learn where visit: https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/MyMunicipalClerk

VOTE November 6th to protect Health Care and Health Care Workers!

Registered to vote? Visit:  Myvote.wi.gov

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