HCAN

AcronymDefinition
HCANHealth Care for America Now (grassroots campaign)
HCANHitachi Controller Area Network
HCANHudson Climate Action Network (Hudson, MA)
HCANHockey Canada (governing body of Canadian hockey)
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HCAN officials said Jay Angoff, a partner at Mehri & Skalet in Washington, is considering filing lawsuits that would stop the recalcitrant states from interfering with the Navigators and acting to stop the states from delaying the work of the Navigators.
At times the book reads like a thriller, recounting the numerous ups and downs, last-minute surprises, and cliff hangers that composed the many months of the HCAN campaign.
Searching the websites of the organizations that serve on HCAN's steering Committee--AFSCME, Democracy for America, Moveon.org and SEIU, for Example--one will find not a shred of information that would help the reader comprehend how small and ineffective the "public options" proposed in the Democrats' bills are, nor how different these are from the one Hacker originally proposed.
Carole Pattison, chair of HCAN, said: "The Future Huddersfield postcard initiative takes the idea of creativity out into the community.
Health Care for America Now (HCAN), a Washington, D.C.-based coalition of more than 1,000 groups in 50 states representing 30 million people, discloses in a press statement that President's Obama's victory "seals the deal" for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
"The industry has been doing everything it can to dilute, weaken and delay the rule," HCAN said.
According to Ethan Rome, its executive director, HCAN will be continuing its local organizing to "explain and defend" reform, lobbying for it in the states, and supporting members of Congress who voted for it, particularly representatives from swing districts where the vote was not an easy choice.
(HCAN!), a national coalition, launched a multi-million dollar grassroots effort this summer to urge the next Congress and president to pass comprehensive health care reform.
HCan someone please hurry up and sign Mark van Bommel?
Other groups working on the Discover Huddersfield project include HCAN, Chol Theatre, Huddersfield Civic Society and Huddersfield Local History Society.
"The message we have is simple," says Richard Kirsch, director of Health Care for America Now (HCAN), a broad coalition of more than a thousand labor, consumer, civil-rights, anti-poverty, community, netroots, and religious groups that sponsored the demonstration.
The evening began with a meeting of Huddersfield Creative Arts Network (HCAN) and was followed by a celebration to mark the launch of the three-day festival, which starts today and runs until Sunday.