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12:48 pm: Paul Ryan and the ACA
ETA: asakiyume called (202) 225-3031 and got through to the survey.

Paul Ryan's phone number, which may or may not lead to a survey about whether to repeal the ACA, is 202-225-0600. I just called twice. The first time, there was no survey, just an a chance to leave voicemail, so I hung up. After a minute to think, I called back; I don't think I pressed a different combination of buttons, but this time I got the survey, pressed 1, and then got voicemail. I said, "My name is Susan Ramirez. My husband worked for Hewlett-Packard for 28 years. He got laid off this month. One of our children is in college, one just graduated. They both have jobs, but they don't have full-time jobs or health benefits. Please don't take affordable health insurance away from people like us."

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From:asakiyume
Date:November 21st, 2016 09:21 pm (UTC)
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Good job. I'd say high fives, but everything seems so dire I don't have the bounce for high fives.

I called (202) 225-3031 and got the survey straightaway. I told him that thanks to the ACA I was able to keep our adult children on our insurance, without which they'd have had to go without.
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From:boxofdelights
Date:November 21st, 2016 09:29 pm (UTC)
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Thanks!
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From:randomdreams
Date:November 22nd, 2016 02:52 am (UTC)
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Oh, noooooo! I'm sorry to hear about N's job situation, and the uncertainty that brings to everyone involved.

Damn that Lyin' King, he's going to screw up the country so badly.
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