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Tell Congress: Hands Off Our Health Care!

9to5 members and friends – Now is time to take action! Congress is voting this week and next on a bill that threatens to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA – Obamacare) and slash Medicaid, which together have reduced the number of uninsured Americans by many, many millions. Since the ACA became law on March 23, 2010, over 30 million have enrolled and more people in our country have health care coverage than ever.

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When women have had enough

International Women’s Day is getting more attention than usual in the U.S. this year. You can see it in the marches, rallies and strikes today, in the numbers of women at work wearing red, and in the diverse actions being taken nationwide for dignity, equality and respect.

Historically, this day was called International Working Women’s Day. Whether we balance two jobs just to (try to) pay the bills, take care of a sick parent, work a 9 to 5 job, or hold it down some other way, there are a million and one ways to be a working woman. Just as there are a million and one ways to fight what’s happening to all of us and move forward together toward justice.

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Stalking, sexual assault victims may be able to break rental agreements under House bill

by Marianne Goodland from The Colorado Independent …Women’s groups, advocates for the homeless and those who support victims of...

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Job Announcement – 9to5 Colorado Organizer

9to5, National Association of Working Women seeks an experienced Organizer for its Colorado chapter, to lead our metro Denver regional campaigns to win affordable and accessible public transit by building the power and leadership of transit-dependent riders. This is a full-time, temporary position through the end of December 2017, with the strong possibility of extension.

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Bill that provides more rights for working parents moves forward

DENVER — The Colorado House of Representatives approved by a voice vote a bill that provides more rights for working parents....

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