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Right wing website Newsmax suppresses embarrassing survey results about Medicare

Right wing website Newsmax held a survey in which they asked whether to cut Medicare.  Respondents overwhelmingly responded, No, don’t cut Medicare.  So Newsmax removed those results and replaced them with results of a question founded upon a lie. Below are the original results (copied from here). First they asked a question about cutting the […]

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The Silver Tsunami: Candidates' Forum on Aging, Mercer Island, Oct 1

The Silver Tsunami: Candidates’ Forum on Washington’s Aging Readiness, Monday, Oct 1, 2012, 11 am – 1 pm, Mercer Island Community Center Event is free and open to public but registration is required. Contact Doug Ricker at 206-684-0292 or

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Medicare and Medicaid Cuts Make Us Sick! — march and rally Thursday in Seattle

Working Washington is holding a march and rally: Thursday, August 30th 11 AM, Corner of Boren and James, (RSVP to the right) Rally and March from Seattle’s historic First Hill neighborhood to McKenna’s International District Office Thursday, August 30th 11 AM Corner of Boren and James (RSVP to the right) Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan […]

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Area Retirees Take to the Streets: No Cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security!

Seattle — To mark the 47th birthday of Medicare and Medicaid, area retirees with the Washington Alliance for Retired Americans, Physicians for a National Health Program, and allies, celebrated in full force in downtown Seattle on Saturday, July 28, 2012 from Noon-2:00 with a sidewalk parade from Seattle Center, through Pike Place Market, to Victor […]