Media Alert: Charmaine Quoted in The Washington Post Denial of Care for the Elderly
Charmaine was interviewed on Thursday afternoon by Ceci Connolly from The Washington Post.
The WaPo Reporter was working on the story hook of the fear of senior citizens have about the legislation [that] would require every Medicare recipient to “choose how they want to die…” in Talk Radio Campaign Frightening Seniors, Provision for End-of-Life Counseling Is Described by Right as ‘Death Care’
“The emphasis on cost containment means “you’ll end up with denial of care for the elderly,” said Charmaine Yoest, president of Americans United for Life, who also testified against the Supreme Court nomination of Sonia Sotomayor.
Possible abortion coverage and end-of-life care in the health bill will be “a watershed battle for the life community.”
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Thank you (foot)notes:
The liberal MSNBC changes ‘Death Care’ to ‘Euthanasia.’
‘Euthanasia’ claims stoke seniors’ fears on health care, in
The Seattle Times, A campaign on conservative talk radio — fueled unintentionally by President Obama’s calls to control exorbitant medical bills — has sparked fear among senior citizens that the health-care overhaul bill moving through Congress will lead to end-of-life “rationing” and even “euthanasia.”