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House progressives urge Biden to support caregiving workforce and execute other Build Back Better priorities

The Congressional Progressive Caucus released a slate of policy priorities they believe President Joe Biden can implement by taking executive action, including canceling federal student loan debt, lowering drug prices for insulin and inhalers, and creating a path for child care workers to unionize.  The proposals echo components of the languishing Build Back Better agenda, Biden’s sweeping $1.8 […]

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A survival tool in transgender community, breast binders are in high demand

Requests for free breast binders by transgender youths in 2022 have outnumbered supplies at Health Care Advocates International (HCAI) in Stratford, which serves LGBTQ and HIV communities. HCAI received 126 binder requests in the first three weeks of January alone, crushing last year’s numbers and temporarily wiping out inventory. The group sent out 190 binders in all […]