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Health Care Advocacy Group Marks 20th Anniversary

October 30, 2019

Hear Vinny DeMarco talk with WBAL reporter Robert Lang about open enrollment starting November 1, and about our organization's 20 year anniversary!... Read more »

Volunteers Tapped to Set Policy for Reaching Uninsured

August 16, 2019

Starting next year, Marylander residents who lack health insurance can check a box on their state tax returns indicating they don’t have coverage. The state will then investigate to see if that individual qualifies for federal tax credits that could make private coverage free or very low cost.... Read more »

What does Texas ruling mean for Obamacare in Maryland?

December 15, 2018

A federal judge in Texas struck down the Affordable Healthcare Act in a ruling late Friday, concluding that the whole thing is unconstitutional. What does the ruling mean for people in Maryland?... Read more »

Statement: The Affordable Care Act Is Still Law of the Land Despite Texas v. Azar Decision to Strike It Down

Despite last night's misguided decision in Texas v. Azar, the Affordable Care Act is still the law of the land. Today is the last day of open enrollment.... Read more »

Signing up for healthcare

November 21, 2018

Vinny Demarco from the Maryland Citizen's health initiative joins Fox45 to talk about the benefits of the Affordable Care Act.... Read more »

Statement: Open Enrollment Begins November 1—Get Covered!

October 31, 2018

We commend Michele Eberle, Executive Director of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, for spreading the word that open enrollment in Maryland will go from November 1st to December 15th.... Read more »

Maryland health care advocates celebrate after repeal bill fails

July 31, 2017

"We are here with one simple message: The life-saving Affordable Care Act is here to stay," said Vincent DeMarco, president of the Maryland Citizens' Health Initiative.... Read more »

Advocates suggest ways to cut health insurance costs

October 28, 2016

"We have to look at the cost drivers of health care," said Del. Susan W. Krebs, a Carroll County Republican, during a hearing on insurance rates... Read more »

Health enrollment up 60 percent as deadline nears

January 22, 2016

"We have made tremendous progress over the last couple of years enrolling hundreds of thousands of Marylanders into the health care they need and now we are going to enroll many, many more," said Vincent DeMarco... Read more »

Media Advisory: Super Health Sunday

January 21, 2016

State Officials and Health Advocates Launch Super Health Sunday, Release Radio Ad featuring Orioles Superstar Adam Jones To Encourage Health Coverage Enrollment Baltimore, MD (January 19, 2015) – On Thursday, January 21st at 10am at the Perkins Square Baptist Church, 2500 Edmondson Avenue in Baltimore City, health care advocates and state officials will hold a […]... Read more »