Tag: Obamacare

Interview: Rebecca Wood on Her High-Profile Heathcare Activism

Rebecca Wood is a mom, a huge music fan, and HeadCount’s Charlottesville, VA Team Leader. In just the last few months, she’s also become become a high-profile advocate for the Affordable Care Act, meeting with multiple members of Congress and getting interviewed many times by the national press. She never expected to be an activist…

Posted in Health Care Reform

HeadCount at 10: 2013 Was a Year of Projects

In 2013, HeadCount launched four separate projects that leveraged organizing know-how and music savvy.

Posted in 10th anniversary

The ACA vs. Religious Employers

One side claims their religious freedom is being violated. Another says reproductive freedom is at stake. The Supreme Court will decide in June.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Health Care Reform

Inside the Shutdown: Day 2

Our D.C. Team Leader fears the worst as he digs in for what could be a very long furlough, and offers insight as to how this shutdown is — and isn’t — affecting public opinion.

Posted in Jobs and the Economy, Nation Leadership

Inside the Shutdown: Day 1

Our D.C. Team Leader, a furloughed government employee, takes us inside the government shutdown — and what it means to those affected.

Posted in Jobs and the Economy, Health Care Reform

Personal Liberty Issue Update: How the Candidates Define Liberty

You’ll often hear the words “freedom” and “liberty” thrown around in the Presidential campaign. What those words mean to each candidate, though, differs greatly. Here’s a quick look.