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As a university student struggling to pay for school, I feel that more discretionary spending on education would benefit our country. MoreSage from Belfast, ME | Map
If the ACA is either repealed or de-funded, I will be without health insurance. It would likely lead to bankruptcy, and...having to discontinue treatment. My life depends on this government service. MoreCarla from Georgetown, TX | Map
I have daughters with severe intellectual disabilities and autism.... Without Medicaid, the Medically Dependent Children's Program, our children would be living in some sort of institutional setting. MoreClay from Plano, TX | Map
I drive city streets, my household garbage goes away each Thursday and my drinking water is the best in the world. I see where my tax dollar goes. MoreRobert from Milwaukee, WI | Map
I think the whole country should have the equivalent of Medicare. MoreKristin from Wauwatosa, WI | Map
Medicare is a big part of our lives. We have the best health care coverage that money can buy. MoreAnthony from Wauwatosa, WI | Map
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