The Delaware General Assembly will be holding a Special Session on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, to address concerns with the Medicare Advantage privatization. Please come and join RISE Delaware to show support for a solution to the problem the State of Delaware has created.
Representative John Kowalko will be introducing a bill on the floor of the House of Representatives to allow for state retirees to choose to remain on their current Medicfill Supplemental Plan or moving to the new Medicare Advantage plan offered by Highmark. The bill is sponsored by Representatives John Kowalko, Madinah Wilson-Anton, Sherry Dorsey Walker, Michael Ramone, Sean Lynn, Ed Osienski, Paul Baumbach, Stephanie Bolden, Sherae’a Moore, Eric Morrison, and Michael Smith, and Senators Bruce Ennis, David Lawson, and Brian Pettyjohn.
RISE supporters will be in the House chamber to witness how legislators vote on the bill. If you are interested in joining, please arrive at Legislative Hall in Dover at 3 p.m. Wear blue clothing and bring your signs. Both the House and the Senate will go into session at 4 p.m.