Arizona Death Panel Alive and Well

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Liver Transplant Denied in Arizona for people on State Healthcare.

Arizona’s Medicaid agency cut funding for some services and refused to pay for surgery. Prepped and ready to receive the liver transplant that was donated by a close friend, doctors told the man that they couldn’t proceed with the operation, and the liver was then given to another patient who also was in need of the organ.

http://www.kpho.com/news/25811486/detail.html?source=pho

The healthcare death panel is alive and well in Arizona thanks to Gov. Jan Brewer and the republican legislators.

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I heard a lot more about this today and it's absolutely disgusting. Keith Olbermann had two families affected by this on his show tonight. The Republicans are completely ignorant to what actually does and does not harm the American people. Or worse case, they really do and are willing to kill us out of greed.

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The other way we're subsidizing Walmart...

Most of us know how taxpayers subsidize Walmart's low wages with billions of dollars in Medicaid, food stamps, and other financial assistance for workers. But, did you know that we're also subsidizing the retail giant by paying the cost of their environmental destruction.

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