Tag Archives: Medicare for All

Tune In: First-Ever Senate Hearing on Medicare for All bill, Thurs. May 12, 8 am Pacific

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Call Senators Cantwell and Murray!

Tune in: https://bit.ly/3w1FOnA & Call Your Senators: 202-224-3121!

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An invitation from the Congressional Medicare for All Caucus!

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Representatives Pramila Jayapal and Debbie Dingell invite you to join a livestream of the Medicare for All Caucus’ meeting next Monday, February 14th Noon -1 Pacific. A distinguished panel of labor leaders, researchers, and experts will brief the Caucus’ Members on the intersection of labor issues and universal healthcare. Members of Congress will be joining the call to ask questions and discuss the future of Medicare for All. 

Medicare for All recently picked up three new co-sponsors. Congratulations to activists in Ohio, New Jersey, and Florida. There are now 120 Congressional Representatives cosponsoring the Medicare for All Act!

You can join the livestream by clicking here at the time of the event!

Announcing our August 24th Public Forum, 5:30-6:30 PM

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Universal Health Care on the Horizon! WA’s Federal and State Lawmakers and Labor Leaders Discuss Next Steps

Please join us for a valuable and timely discussion as Congress is deliberating on what health care proposals to include in its next big legislative package this summer.

  • Next steps that can be taken to expand coverage and affordability
  • How must Congress support our state as our new Universal Health Care Commission gets to work to design a public plan for all Washingtonian

Confirmed panelists (new additions in bold)

  • US Rep. Suzan DelBene (CD-1)
  • US Rep. Adam Smith (CD-9) 
  • Colin Goldfinch, US Sen. Patty Murray’s Deputy Health Policy Director
  • WA Rep. Eileen Cody (LD-34)
  • WA Sen. David Frockt (LD-46)
  • WA Rep. Nicole Macri (LD-43)
  • WA Rep. My-Linh Thai (LD-41)
  • Larry Brown, Washington State Labor Council President
  • Lynnette Vehrs, Washington State Nurses Association President

Moderated by Bevin McLeod, Founder and Board President, Alliance for a Healthy Washington