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Saturday, November 21, 2009


Midwives and Mothers in Action (MAMA) Campaign

MAMA Has Good News to Share!  Join Us for a Webinar on December 3rd to Learn All About It!

Our federal lobbyist, Billy Wynne will join representatives from the Campaign Steering Committee, on Thursday, December 3rd, for an exciting webinar about the MAMA Campaign at 8 pm EST. Please note that this is a new date. The webinar was previously scheduled for the beginning of Thanksgiving week, but that week was too busy for too many of our supporters so we have postponed the date a week to accommodate our supporters.
MAMA has good news to share!  The effort to secure federal recognition of CPMs got a big boost this week – language beneficial to CPMs is included in the Senate health care bill just released on Wednesday, November 18th.   And MAMA is still hard at work to include our amendment to reimburse CPMs in the federal Medicaid program in the final bill that will go to the President to be signed early next year.
You are invited to join us to hear:

  • What this new language in the Senate bill will mean for midwives and mothers across the country
  • The impressive support for CPMs that MAMA has built among key legislators over the last six months, that will serve midwives and mothers well for years to come
  • About the most successful fundraising campaign for midwifery ever!
  • What the next steps are this year for Federal recognition for CPMs

It is easy to participate in the webinar!  Click here to register and receive easy steps to join us.

And during the webinar MAMA wants to answer your questions:  email a question to and put “Webinar Question Submission” in the subject line.
We look forward to your participation!
MAMA thanks you for your support. If you have any questions, concerns or comments please contact the campaign at

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