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‘Red alert’: Advocates take to Capitol Hill to demand funding for community health centers- ThinkProgress 

Congress has quietly created a new health care crisis for 26 million Americans- Vox

Week ahead: GOP faces pressure on community health funding- The Hill

A Crisis In Community Health hosted by John Donovan on NPR's 1A

The Health 202: CHIP won in the government shutdown. But community health centers did not-The Washington Post

CHIP Renewed For Six Years As Congress Votes To Reopen Federal Government- Kaiser Health News

4 Health Programs (Other Than CHIP) That Congress Has Left in Limbo-Governing

Op-ed by Dr. Jack Geiger: Health care for the poor at brink of expiration- The Hill 

Health Centers Anxious Over Funding Delay- CQ Healthbeat News

Elizabeth Warren: Congress needs to fund community health centers right away-Stat News

Congress Won’t Act; Now Community Health Centers Weigh Closures- The Pew Charitable Trusts

No CHIP or health center funding: Congress’ inaction is further distressing hurricane-ravaged state- Think Progress

Ignoring Community Health Centers Would Punish State Economies, Report Says- US News

For This Congress, Children Come Last - New Republic 

Colorado becomes first state to notify families of potential children's health program shutdown- DailyKos

States preparing for children's health insurance program to run out of funding: report- The Hill

Facing 'hard decisions,' health centers plead for restored funding -The Hill 

The health care crisis no one is talking about -Boston Globe 

Close to Home: Let’s not forget those health care first responders — like Congress has -Press Democrat 

States prepare for end of the Children's Health Program- DailyKos 

States Face Children’s Health Coverage Uncertainty- Roll Call 

Children's health funding expired 53 days ago and the damage is being done- DailyKos


Congress must act by this weekend or millions could lose help from community health centers- USA Today

Health-Law Repeal Push Could Jeopardize Children’s Program Funding- Wall Street Journal

Another health funding cliff puts care for millions at risk- The Hill

Congress must act on public health and community as the fiscal cliff approaches- The Hill

Funding Deadline Looms for Community Health Centers – Modern Healthcare

Legislation to extend funding for clinics serving poor and uninsured stalls in Congress- Think Progress

McCaskill Joins Bipartisan Push For Critical Community Health Center Funding- Public Now

Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize Community Health Center Funding Introduced- Press Release, Office of Rep. Elise Stefanik

Bennet Advocates to Extend Critical Funding for Community Health Centers before End of Month Deadline- Press Release, Office of Senator Michael Bennet

Driving Change in the Nation’s Community Health Centers- NextGen Healthcare Blog

Community health center funding deadline looms; Senate yet to write bill- Becker's Hospital Review 

Community Health Centers Face Obamacare Funding Limbo- Bloomberg Government 

Boozman Joins Colleagues to Call for Extension of Community Health Center Funding

Congress' Cold Shoulder Sends Shivers Through Community Health Centers 

Shea-Porter Calls For Immediate Congressional Action On Expiring Health Care Programs, Hurricane Relief

Community Health Care on the Brink of Lapsing- One News 

State and Local Coverage 

Advocates red alert save funding for community health centers

Health clinics across Arkansas in jeopardy of closing their doors

Rural community health centers at risk after losing federal funding- Everything Lubbock 

Local health leaders wear red to protest federal cuts- Cape Cod Times 

Wisconsin community health center advocates push for government funding 

Community health centers face financial fall- Sun Journal 

Fighting for funding of critical safety net programs while Congress debates tax reform- Los Angeles Daily News 

Community Health Clinics Make Contingency Budget Plans- Wisconsin Public Radio 

Deadline to enroll for insurance under Affordable Care Act is quickly approaching- WDJT Milwaukee

Dolores Lindsay became the change she sought 50 years ago in Lincoln Heights- Cincinnati Enquirer 

California clinics face deep cuts if Congress doesn't act soon- 89.3 KPCC

HealthConnections: The Ticking Clock- 91.9 WUOT

'Like a friend helping a friend': Community clinics prepare for cuts as federal funding stalls- The Daily Tarheel 

Children shouldn’t suffer because of health care debate- The Register-Guard

Area Health Providers Watching Congress For Signs Of Action On CHIP Program- High Plains Public Radio 

Community Health Centers Put Out Funding SOS Call- New Haven Independent 

Health center funding in jeopardy with Congress's failure to act- Palo Alto Online 

Editorial: Our children deserve better from Congress- Ventura County Star

Congress fails to fund community health centers that serve 9 million low-income patients- Connecticut Post

Gehrke: If Congress can't agree on kids' health, then D.C. is more broken than we thought- The Salt Lake Tribune

Community Health Center's Federal Funding Expires Sept. 30th- KDRV Medford

Congress needs to support community health centers - here's why | Opinion- Penn Live

27 Pa. health care groups to Congress: Take these 3 steps to ease patients' uncertainty about health care- The Inquirer Philly

Community health centers in Yakima Valley hope to avoid ‘funding cliff’- Yakima Herald

Fix the funding cliff for community health centers- Independent Record, Montana

Community Health Centers Face Funding Cliff- Greenville Online

Amid ACA Debates, Key Federal Health Funds May Not Get OK In Time-WABE Georgia 

Community Health Centers Approach Funding Cliff- Wisconsin Public Radio

Funding loss could devastate health centers- Star Herald Nebraska

Community Health Centers Approach Federal Funding Cliff- Wisconsin Health News

Area health care centers worried about future with budget concerns- WCTI12 Kinston, NC

Community Clinic funding headed for ‘cliff’ without congressional action- Ashland Daily Press

Community Health Centers Brace for 'Fiscal Cliff' If Federal Funding Isn't Renewed- New Hampshire Public Radio

September 30 'Funding Cliff' Threatens Closure of Community Health Centers Nationwide - Open Door Family Medical Centers Takes on Advocacy Role- Yahoo Finance

Sonoma County health centers could lose millions without action by Congress- The Press Democrat

The Importance of Federally Qualified Health Centers- The Forked River Gazette

Congress Drags Its Feet on Renewing Funds for Health Clinics Serving Poor, Uninsured Americans- Atlanta Black Star

Coastal Family Health Center facing funding concerns- WDAM Biloxi, MS

Guest Essay: Jordan Health stands to lose millions- Democrat & Chronicle Rochester, NY

Community Health Center leaders worried about future funding-WDBJ Amherst, VA

Fund CHCs-Charlotte News & Observer

Community Health Centers face deep cuts- ABC10 San Diego 

Health centers and patients in trouble- Quincy Patriot Ledger Massachusetts 

Blunt seeks funds for state community health centers- Daily Journal Online 

Health centers optimistic about future funding- West Plains Daily Quill 

Clock is running out to extend funding for community health centers- News 13 WLOS Western North Carolina 

Will the new GOP health-care bill be devastating to San Joaquin Valley residents? - The Fresno Bee 

We're the family doctor for 170K Idahoans. Congress could fail to approve our money- Idaho Statesman

Critical Condition- Inaction leaves funding for health centers at risk- Journal Gazette Indiana 

Editorial: Community health centers need our help right now- The Cap Times Wisconsin 

Facebook founder visits Cabin Creek Health Systems- Charleston Gazette-Mail West Virginia 

My Turn: Fix health center funding cliff- Concord Monitor New Hampshire

Many Michiganders stand to lose unless Congress acts on the "other" health care program- Michigan Radio 

Washington’s assault on Valley’s rural health care centers- The Fresno Bee

Community Health Centers facing fiscal cliff if Congress does not renew key funding this week-

Tenney calls on Ryan, Pelosi to take immediate action to continue funding for community health centers- Madison County Courier 

Community health centers worried over funding-Quad City Times

Health centers on edge of 'funding cliff'-Sentinal & Enterprise Online 

This health-care program has bipartisan support — seriously- Des Moines Register 

Thousands of Arkansans at Risk Due to Health Center Funding Concerns- Fox16 Arkansas

Thousands of Poor Texans Could Lose Health Care With Congress Distracted by ACA Repeal- Texas Observer

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