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By Deepak Bhargava, executive director of the Campaign for Community Change
Last night’s election changed the political dynamic in Washington with the Republican Party taking control of the U.S. House of Representatives, but not the U.S. Senate. Deepak Bhargava, executive director of the Campaign for Community Change, released the following statement:
“What a difference two years makes. In stark contrast to the platform of hope and change that swept President Obama into office in 2008, the big corporate empire fought back, riding a wave of anger and economic dissatisfaction. In the …
WASHINGTON – In an analysis by the Center for American Progress of the recent “Pledge to America,” unveiled by the Republican leadership, CAP highlights one particular policy proposal by the Republicans of concern. This policy proposal includes repealing the Affordable Health Care Act of 2009.
How the Republican’s pledge to repeal health care reform would impact the African American community:
The “Pledge to America” would replace health care reform with a grab bag of isolated measures that mostly benefit those who already have health care coverage.
Their pledge to repeal health care reform …