BadgerCare Endorsement list

Organizations who have publicly take a stance on BadgerCare. (Please note, their proposed course of action may differ, but calling on Wisconsin to accept federal funds for BadgerCare is the same)

Do you want your organization to be added to the list of organizations that have publicly supported Wisconsin accepting federal funds to fix the BadgerCare program? Comment at the bottom of the page with your organization's info or email Kevin.kane@citizenactionwi.org

 Counties Voting on Resolutions to Call for Accepting federal funds for BadgerCare

Wisconsin Counties Association - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, Sept 22nd

Washburn County Boardpassed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, August 19, 2014

La Crosse County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 16th, 2013

Lincoln County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 21st, 2013

Marathon County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 21st, 2013

Oneida County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 21st, 2013

Winnebago County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 21st, 2013

Milwaukee County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 23rd, 2013

Dane County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 23rd, 2013

Dunn County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, May 31st, 2013

Jefferson County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, June 11th, 2013

Portage County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Outagamie County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Richland County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Iowa County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Eau Claire County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Manitowoc County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Wood County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Clark County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Bayfield County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds, July 29th, 2014

Rock County Board - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

City of Racine - passed resolution in favor of accepting federal funds

Supported AB 53/SB 38 - "Strengthen BadgerCare Act"

ABC for Health, Inc. (link to registered support)

American Federation of Teachers (AFT) local 212 (Link to media advisory)

American Federation of Teachers (AFT) - Wisconsin (Link to media advisory)

City of Milwaukee (link to registered support)

Grassroots Northshore (Link to media advisory)

Institute for Wisconsin's Future (Link to media advisory)

Lakewood UniServ Council (Link to media advisory)

Milwaukee Teachers’ Education Association (Link to media advisory)

National Association of Social Workers, Wisconsin Chapter (Link to media advisory)

National Physicians Alliance (Link to media advisory)

Physicians for Social Responsibility Wisconsin (Link to media advisory)

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin (Link to media advisory)

Rock Valley Education Professionals (Link to media advisory)

SEIU Healthcare Wisconsin (Link to media advisory)

SMART (Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation) - (link to registered support)

State Bar of Wisconsin (link to registered support)

Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans (Link to media advisory)

Wisconsin Alliance for Women's Health (link to registered support)

Wisconsin Council on Children and Families (link to registered support)

Wisconsin Intergenerational Aging Network (Link to media advisory)

Wisconsin State AFL-CIO (Link to registered support)

Hunger and Poverty Prevention Partnership of Portage County - Letter to the Stevens Point City Times

CouleeCap (Coulee Community Action Program) - (Op-Ed in support of La Crosse BadgerCare referendum)

Organizations Who Have Posted Press Releases In Support of BadgerCare

Community Advocates (Press release)

Family Voices of Wisconsin (Member of Survival Coalition)

HealthWatch Wisconsin (press release)

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Education Network (press release)

One Wisconsin Now, (Press release)

Peace Action, (media advisory)

Physicians for a National Health Program, Wisconsin Chapter (press release)

Survival Coalition (Press Release)

South Central Federation of Labor, (Press release)

Vets for Peace, (media advisory)

Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition

Wisconsin Federation of Nurses & Health Professionals (press release)

Wisconsin Jobs Now (on website)

 

Mental Health Joint Letter to the Walker Administration on Medicaid Expansion

AJA Enterprise, LLC-AJA Counseling Center (press release)

Center for Quality Community Life (Press Release)

Cindy Milner Clinic (Press Release)

DryHootch of America (Press Release)

Empathetic Counseling Services, (Press Release)

Faith Partnership Network, (Press Release)

Genesis Behavioral Services, Inc, (Press Release)

Hearthstone Therapy & Consulting, Llc, (Press Release)

Horizon Healthcare, Inc., (Press Release)

Impact Coalition for Families Inc, (Press Release)

La Causa, Inc., (Press Release)

M & S Clinical Services Assessment Center, (Press Release)

Matt Talbot Recovery Center, (Press Release)

Mental Health America of Wisconsin (Press Release)

Meta House, (Press Release)

St Charles Youth & Family Services, (Press Release)

TLS Behavioral Health, Inc. (Press Release)

Urban De'Version, (Press Release)

West Care Wisconsin, (Press Release)

Wisconsin Community Services, (Press Release)

Working To Inspire Nurture & Grow for Service Inc (WINGS), (Press Release)

 

In the News

AARP (Op-Ed in Journal Sentinel)

American College of Physicians (news report)

Center for Independent Living for Western Wisconsin (news report)

Chippewa Valley Free Clinic (news report)

Citizen Action of Wisconsin (Op-Ed in BizTimes)

Disability Rights Wisconsin (Op-Ed in Journal Sentinel)

JONAH, Joining Our Neighbors Advancing Hope, Eau Claire member of WISDOM (news report)

Lutheran Office for Public Policy in Wisconsin (Op-Ed in Journal Sentinel)

Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians (news report)

Wisconsin Business Alliance (Op-Ed in Cap Times)

Wisconsin Catholic Conference (Op-Ed in Journal Sentinel)

Wisconsin Council of Churches (Op-Ed in Journal Sentinel)

Wisconsin Farmers Union (news report)

Wisconsin Hospital Association (news report)

Wisconsin Jewish Conference (Op-Ed in Journal Sentinel)

Wisconsin Medical Society (news report)

 


Newspaper Editorials

Appleton Post Crescent: Editorial: "Medicaid expansion is good for whole state"

Cap Times, The: Editorial: "Scott Walker should listen to Chris Christie"

Chippewa Herald, The: "Our View: Medicaid expansion makes sense"

Eau Claire Leader Telegram: "No reason to reject Medicaid funding"

Green Bay Press Gazette: OUR VIEW: Medicaid "Governor should accept federal expansion"

Kenosha News:  "A strange decision about Medicaid"

La Crosse Tribune: "Our view: Walker should expand Medicaid"

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: "Our View: We urge the governor to expand Medicaid program"

Ozaukee Press: (Feb 28, 2013) "The High Cost of Shunning Federal Health Help"

The Tomah Journal: "Editorial: Governor wrong on Medicaid funding"

Wausau Daily Herald: Editorial: "Our View: Rejecting Medicaid expansion too risky"

 

 

Sent Joint Letter to Members of the Legislature

Affinity Health System (Letter to the Legislature)

Allina Health (Letter to the Legislature)

American Academy of Pediatrics, Wisconsin Chapter (Letter to the Legislature)

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Wisconsin Chapter (Letter to the Legislature)

Aspirus System (Letter to the Legislature)

Association of Wisconsin Surgery Centers, Inc (Letter to the Legislature)

Aurora Health Care (Letter to the Legislature)

Brown County Medical Society (Letter to the Legislature)

Columbia St. Mary's (Letter to the Legislature)

Dean Clinic (Letter to the Legislature)

Froedtert Health (Letter to the Legislature)

Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation (Letter to the Legislature)

Greater Milwaukee Committee (Letter to the Legislature)

Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin (Letter to the Legislature)

Health Partners (Letter to the Legislature)

Hospital Sisters Health System (Letter to the Legislature)

Marshfield Clinic (Letter to the Legislature)

Mayo Clinic Health System (Letter to the Legislature)

Medical Group Management Association, Wisconsin Affiliate (Letter to the Legislature)

Meriter (Letter to the Legislature)

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (Letter to the Legislature)

Milwaukee Gynecological Society (Letter to the Legislature)

Ministry Health Care (Letter to the Legislature)

Rural Wisconsin Health Care (Letter to the Legislature)

SSM Healthcare Wisconsin (Letter to the Legislature)

ThedaCare (Letter to the Legislature)

UWHealth University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (Letter to the Legislature)

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Academy of Physicians Assistants (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Association of Home Health Care Inc (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Chapter, American Association of Emergency Physicians (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Neurological Society (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Nurses Association (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Organization of Nurse Executives (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Psychiatric Association (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists Inc (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Society of Pathologists (Letter to the Legislature)

Wisconsin Society of Plastic Surgeons (Letter to the Legislature)

 

Registered Lobbying according to Government Accountability Board

Greater Wisconsin Area Agency on Aging Resources - (lobbied on Medicaid expansion) 

Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc - (lobbied on Medicaid expansion) 

Wisconsin Education Association Council - (lobbied on Medicaid expansion) 

MHS Health Wisconsin - (lobbied on Medicaid expansion)

Wisconsin Early Autism Project - (lobbied on Medicaid expansion)

Sixteenth St Community Health Center - (lobbied on Medicaid expansion)

Sponsored an event on BadgerCare & Health Reform

Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice (statement)

Madison Area Urban Ministry (statement)

PEPartnership, Inc (statement)

Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice (statement)

 

Signed Up Online or Via Email
(links to organizations' website, with their base city listed)

9to5 Association of Working Women, Milwaukee

Acacia Mental Health Clinic, LLC, Milwaukee

AFSCME Council 11, Madison

AFSCME District Council 48, Milwaukee

Alzheimer's Association, SEWI Chapter

American Diabetes Assocation - Wisconsin, Milwaukee

AMOS, member of WISDOM, La Crosse

AMRI Counseling Services, Milwaukee

Aspen Family Counseling, Portage

Autonomous Solidarity OrganizationMadison

Black Health Coalition of WisconsinMilwaukee

Behrens Psychotherapy Services, Thiensville

Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers of Wisconsin, New Berlin

Brown County Democratic Party, Green Bay

Care & Counsel, SC, New Berlin

The Center for Patient Partnerships, Milwaukee

Center for Youth Engagement, Milwaukee

Center Point Counseling Services Cooperative, Viroqua

Child & Family Psychological Services Clinic, Madison

Coalition of Wisconsin Aging GroupsMadison

Communications Workers of America Wisconsin Political Council

Community for ChangeRacine

Council-10 Uniserv, WEAC, Brookfield

CUSH, Congregations United to Serve Humanity, member of WISDOM, Kenosha

CWA local 4603, Milwaukee

Democratic Party of Sauk CountyBaraboo

Democratic Party of Washington CountyWest Bend

Dwelling Place Ministries

Eau Claire City-County Health DepartmentEau Claire

Ebb Tide Therapy, Milwaukee

ESTHER, member of WISDOM, Appleton

Family & Children's Center, La Crosse

Family Planning Health ServicesWausau

Family Service of Racine

First Congregational Church - UCC, Wisconsin Rapids

Foundations Counseling Center, Inc, Belleville

Fox Cities Community Health Center, Menasha

Gateway to Change, Milwaukee

Grassroots Citizens of WisconsinDodgeville

Grassroots Empowerment Project, Madison

Grassroots South Shore, Milwaukee

Grassroots TosaWauwatosa

Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, Inc., Lac du Flambeau

Greater Green Bay Labor CouncilGreen Bay

Great Northern States Health Care Initiative 

Greater Wisconsin Committee, Madison

HOPES Center of Racine, Inc.

Independence FirstMilwaukee

International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAMAW) District 10, Milwaukee

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers local 2150, Menomonee Falls

International Longshoremen's Association local 815, Milwaukee

JOSHUA, member of WISDOM, Green Bay

Kenosha County Long Term Care Workforce Alliance

League of Young VotersMilwaukee

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Wisconsin Chapter, Brookfield

MICAH, Milwaukee Inner City Congregations Allied for Hope, member of WISDOM

Mid-Day Women's Alliance, Appleton

Middle WisconsinWausau

Milwaukee Academy, Milwaukee

Milwaukee Area Labor Council, Milwaukee

Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative, Milwaukee

MOSES (part of WISDOM), Madison

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Chippewa Valley Affiliate

National Alliance On Mental Illness (NAMI) Dane County Affiliate, Madison

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Greater Milwaukee Affiliate

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Waukesha County Affiliate

Neeraj Agrawal Clinic Ltd, Milwaukee

North Country Independent Living, Superior

Northern Health Centers, Lakewood

Northwest Counseling & Guidance Clinic, Fredric WI

Options for Independent LivingGreen Bay

Office and Professional Employee International Union (OPEIU) local 9, Milwaukee

Omni Enrichment, Inc, Milwaukee

Oneida County Democratic Party, Rhinelander

Oregon Mental Health Services, Llc, Jefferson

Organizing for Action (Wisconsin)

OWL-Older Women’s League, Milwaukee

Painted Rock Farms, Llc, Amherst Junction

Pauquette Center for Psychological Services, Portage

Power for Change, LLC, Green Bay

Previant Law Firm, S.C., Milwaukee

Professional Fire Fights of Wisconsin, Madison

Racine Coalition for Peace and JusticeRacine

Racine Interfaith Coalition (RIC), member of WISDOM, Racine

Reedsburg Area Concerned CitizensReedsburg

Reproductive Justice Collective, Milwaukee

Richland County Democratic Party, Richland Center

Salvation Army Clinic, Milwaukee

SEIU 150, Milwaukee

Social Justice Council - First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Sonas Behavioral Health LLC, Madison

SOPHIA, Waukesha chapter of Wisdom

Spero Publishing, Madison

St Clare Center AODA Treatment Facility, Baraboo

Sustainable Community Initiative, Waupaca

Teamsters Union Local 662

Urban Underground, Milwaukee

United Auto Workers CAP Wisconsin

United Cerebral Palsy of SEWIWest Allis

United Wisconsin, Madison

United Steel Workers local 148-2

Versa Studio LLC, Madison

Wayward Wind Crafts Llc, Madison

White Winter Winery, Iron River

Wisconsin Clinicians of Color, Milwaukee

Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers, Madison

Wisconsin Inter-Tribal Pink Shawl Initiative, West Allis

Wisconsin Laborers District Council, Deforest

Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice, Madison

Wisconsin Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, Appleton

Wisconsin State Association of Letter Carriers

Wisconsin State Employees Union (AFSCME Council 24), Madison

Wisconsin Voices, Milwaukee

WISDOM, Milwaukee

Women’s Health Network of Wisconsin, Madison

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  • commented 2014-10-03 21:30:14 -0500
    Many or most of the links in the first group, Supported AB 53/SB 38 – “Strengthen BadgerCare Act”, with the comment link to media advisory don’t work.