NSCLC works to preserve the ability of the courts and Congress to protect the health, security and civil rights of individuals under federal law. The cases it deals with often need decisions by the highest courts.
In The News
NSCLC Executive Director Kevin Prindiville calls on Congress in his latest Huffington Post blog to act to update the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program to help low-income seniors like Dollie.
NSCLC Directing Attorney Eric Carlson is quoted in a Nov. 19, 2014 article in Governing concerning Medicaid reimbursement for care outside nursing homes.
Dollie, 73, lives solely on income from Supplemental Social Security for all of her living expenses. But the program needs an update. Watch Dollie’s story and then help NSCLC restore this important poverty program.
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New fact sheet on Home Care Rule with guidance on states’ obligations under the ADA and Olmstead http://t.co/CcCmeKqU2Y(about 2 days ago)
Comments due Feb 10 on proposed rule regarding same sex spousal rights in Medicare Medicaid settings http://t.co/lgNjLxjE0n(about 2 days ago)
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