Filibuster by Amendment — A Script for Calling Your Senator

You may have heard that the Indivisible is calling for Democratic Senators to filibuster the new healthcare abomination bill by adding a never ending number of amendments. Some of them may be hesitant to do this, so it's incumbent upon us to make it clear that we will not accept anything less than their absolute …

Help Us Bury Trumpcare

Indivisible has a plan to stop Trumpcare: filibuster by amendment. Here's the gist: Republicans are using a special process called “reconciliation” to jam through TrumpCare. This means they only need 50 votes, instead of the usual 60, to pass it. But the trade-off is that they have to allow an unlimited number of amendments. Any …

Q&A: Healthcare Reform & the Opioid Epidemic

Dr. Constance Scharff is a senior addiction research fellow and director of addiction research for Cliffside Malibu, an evidence-based addiction treatment center. She is a regular columnist for Psychology Today and has written extensively on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. We talked to her about how the ACA has impacted treatment for the opioid epidemic, and …