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  • March 22, 2017

    The LSA 20-500 Fund Achieves its $500,000 Goal

    Six months ahead of schedule, LSA 20-500 Fund reaches $500,000

    Thanks to you we achieved our goal—we successfully raised $500,000—and we did so six months ahead of schedule. Launched in 2014, the LSA 20-500 Fund was a 3-year fundraising campaign designed to strengthen and enhance our network in key strategic ways.The campaign funded new initiatives that increased members’ technical expertise,...


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  • March 15, 2017

    Lutheran Services in America to Congress: Reject the American Health Care Act

    The Congressional Budget Office confirms that the American Health Care Act will put our nation’s most vulnerable people at risk. The Act will cut federal Medicaid spending by $880 billion over ten years with 14 million Americans losing the care that Medicaid provides them.


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  • March 8, 2017

    Congress Should Reject the American Health Care Act

    As introduced, the American Health Care Act will jeopardize the health care and long term services and supports of millions of Americans by fundamentally restructuring Medicaid in the form of per capita caps, decreasing federal spending on Medicaid and reducing overall levels of health care coverage. Lutheran Services in America urges Congress to reject the American Health Care Act.


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  • March 7, 2017

    Webinar: Retaining Staff with Kate Vonderhaar

    Join Kate Vonderhaar, The Advisory Board, for Informative Webinar

    Please plan to join Kate Vonderhaar of The Advisory Board on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, from 3:00-4:00 PM EDT, for an informative webinar on recruiting entry-level staff from diverse sources, and retaining them by providing growth and engagement opportunities. The webinar will address building a robust pipeline of entry-level staff, and how it requires collaboration among employers, educators, and local workforce development groups. Employer voices are heard less often in national...

  • March 7, 2017

    Advocacy Alert: Act Now to Save Medicaid!

    Republican House Leaders To Repeal ACA

    Last night, Republican leaders in the US House of Representatives unveiled legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In addition to making substantial changes to the health law, the proposal would drastically cut and fundamentally restructure the Medicaid program by converting it to a per capita cap, effectively shrinking federal Medicaid funding over time and putting those LSA members serve and support in danger of losing coverage and access to care. This radical restructuring...

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