Posts Categorized: News release

LA Times: “AIDS Group Targets Another Crisis: Housing”

by Emily Alpert Reyes Los Angeles Times When the AIDS Healthcare Foundation campaigned unsuccessfully this spring for a ballot measure to crack down on “mega projects,” affordable housing developers argued the proposal would hurt poor renters and thwart sorely needed construction. Now the huge nonprofit is getting into affordable housing itself, saying it can provide it quicker and…

FLUX Condemns Transgender Military Ban

AHF’s Transgender Group Urges LGBTQI Solidarity to Oppose White House Action LOS ANGELES (July 26) – In response to President Trump declaring this morning, via Twitter, that he would seek to overturn Obama-era policies regarding the military service of transgender and gender non-conforming Americans, FLUX, AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s (AHF) transgender advocacy group, issued the following…

AHF Lauds Introduction of Medicare Drug Price Negotiation Bill

The Medicare Prescription Drug Negotiation Act (S. 31) introduced by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and 6 co-sponsors, gives the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) the authority to negotiate drug prices on behalf of all Medicare beneficiaries.  AHF calls Medicare negotiation a ‘no brainer’ that will counter pharma’s out-of-control pricing of specialty drugs, such…