URGENT- Help end medicaid funded circumcision in colorado - Mothering Forums
 
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#1 of 9 Old 03-17-2006, 10:33 PM - Thread Starter
 
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This has become an urgent matter, they are voting on it next week. Please contact your senator and your representative via e-mail and urge them to vote IN FAVOR OF THE LARSON AMENDMENT.

Thanks to all who do what you can!!!

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Thanks for posting this. I sent an email to the guy who is sending out the form letters asking him to send me one.
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yes, thanks! I had no idea. fwd'd to a friend as well. hope it's not too late to send in the letters!

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Hi!
It's not too late, he's just sent out another batch of form letters for supporters to sign. If you want to be added, please write him ASAP and he will send you a letter as well.

Thanks, Alice, for posting this again!

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Bumping!
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Well, some good news anyway, my local state rep emailed me back (after my lengthy dissertation on the evils of circ) to say he absolutely supports NOT having medicaid cover it! He said it's responsible for at least $100,000/year in CO of taxpayer money, and agrees it should be used for other things.. So hopefully they'll cease and desist this nonsense immediately.

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lizzie, which rep was that? I wrote to Steve Johnson and Bob Bacon, I believe.
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