Health Care for America Now

Health Care for America NOW! (HCAN) describes itself as a progressive political campaign of organizations that promote health care reform in the United States. It is a 501(c)4 issues advocacy organization, founded in 2008 as a project of the Tides Center. Prior to the 2008 elections, HCAN ran television and radio ads informing voters where candidates stood on health care. During 2009, HCAN supported the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and in June 2009 it claimed the support of 190 Congressional Democrats, President Barack Obama, and Vice President Joseph Biden.

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Campaign Finance

$6,000 Given

Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:

  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
  • only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
  • corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
  • organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

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  • Republicans vs. Democrats

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$58,500 Spent

Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.

For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.

Lobbying on Behalf of Health Care for America Now

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    Health Care for America Now $58,500
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Health Issues,
    • Medicare & Medicaid,
    • Fed Budget & Appropriations,
    • Taxes,
    • Government Issues,
    • Small Business
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    H.R.1206 Access to Professional Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2011
    S.2068 Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2012
    H.R.2077 MLR Repeal Act of 2011
    H.CON.RES.112 Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2013 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2014 through 2022.
    H.J.RES.2 Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
    H.R.10 REINS Act
    H.R.2341 Direct Care Job Quality Improvement Act of 2011
    H.R.4078 Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2012
    H.R.5652 Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012
    H.R.6079 Repeal of Obamacare Act
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Mentioned in 14 dockets; Submitted to 4 dockets

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The tables show occurrences of "Health Care for America Now" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.