NE Appleseed Praises Sen. Nelson on Children's Health Careby Kyle Michaelis
|A lot of Democrats complain about Sen. Ben Nelson's voting record (sometimes
for good reason), but I'm glad to know we have at least one representative in
Washington who actually believes the children of Nebraska's working class should
have health coverage.|
Senator Nelson stands up for Nebraska's children LINCOLN, August 3, 2007 - Yesterday, the Senate passed a bill reauthorizing the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), called Kids Connection in Nebraska. The bill presents Nebraska with the opportunity to provide health care access to more of its uninsured low-income children....
The Nebraska Appleseed Center continues to do good work, providing a strong voice for those families with the greatest need. Read their full press release here.
Thanks to Nebraska Appleseed and to Sen. Ben Nelson. As for the rest of the bunch - Fortenberry, Hagel, Terry, Smith - they should all be ashamed.
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