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  • Apr 11, 2014 |
    Washington – American Action Network (@AAN) President Brian O. Walsh today issued the following statement in response to the Obama Administration’s finalized Medicare Advantage rates for 2015. While the Obama Administration claims a slight rate increase of 0.4 percent, private sector analysis shows that the final rates cut Medicare Advantage about 3 percent – down from the nearly 6 percent rate cut proposed in February.
  • Apr 11, 2014 |
    My Dad was an American Hero.  He, along with millions of other young men called to the front lines of battles in World War I and II, represented what we have come to call “The Greatest Generation”. With each passing day there are fewer of those heroes from that era.  Like my father, many lived long, prosperous lives – raising families – building America – basking in the freedom and liberty and democracy they fought for – and many gave their bodies and lives for in the process.
  • Apr 08, 2014 |
    By Norm Coleman Real Clear Policy Opinion Page April 7, 2014 The president is celebrating the recent announcement that 7 million people have signed up for Obamacare. Who those people are, how many were actually uninsured previously, and how many enrolled because they'd had good policies canceled -- and now have higher costs and less extensive doctor networks on the exchanges -- are among the remaining unanswered questions.
  • Mar 22, 2014 |
    In all of the tools in the arsenal of democracy few are more powerful than that of free and unfettered access to information and communication. In the modern era most revolutions (think “Arab Spring” or the “Green Revolution” in Iran) have been empowered and propelled by access to social media courtesy of the creation of the internet. More powerful than governments and more persuasive than a gun, we have learned that people, given access to information and able to communicate ideas and inspiration at will, can reshape a nation and topple a regime.
  • Mar 11, 2014 |
    WASHINGTON - American Action Network (@AAN) Chairman and former Senator Norm Coleman (MN) issued the following statement in response to tonight's special election results in Florida’s 13th Congressional District. AAN spent $500,000 in independent expenditures in the FL-13 special election.