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Please join us for Empire State Economic Security Campaign (ES2) Lobby Day on March 1, 2017 to advocate for a more fair New York. ES2 is a statewide coalition of over 100 groups working to improve economic security for low-income New Yorkers focusing on issues such as hunger, homelessness, healthcare, education, wage theft and tax fairness. This year it is more important than ever for us to make our voices heard by our representatives in Albany! Free buses from NYC are available and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP at the link below by February 25, 2107. We hope to see you there! https://actionnetwork.org/events/2017-es2-lobby-day
RESIST: Call Congress Monday March 20th The Republicans in Congress have shifted into overdrive to dismantle the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Their goal is to pass the replacement American Health Care Act by Next Thursday March 23rd the ACA Anniversary. We must take Action now – Congressional Call In Day MONDAY MARCH 20th - 844-898-1999 Please Use this number so we can keep count. Tell Congress : to oppose any attempt to gut the affordable care act and impose caps on Medicaid. It's just plain wrong to take away Medicaid from millions of vulnerable seniors, disabled and children to give billions in Tax break for the to the wealthy [...]
Start making plans to join this year's Statewide Day of Action for Healthcare for All on Tuesday April 4 in Albany! Please RSVP here We need your help to make this the BIGGEST statewide day of action for universal healthcare the Capital has ever seen. In addition to RSVPing, please invite organizations you are a part of to endorse! We'll start the day with a New York Health info session, followed by a HUGE rally in West Capital Park, followed by visits to legislators. It's important that you RSVP early to help the planning committee know the transportation needs from around the state. WHY do we say thing this [...]
On Friday June 2, we are FLOODING State Senate offices with calls in support of New York Health, ESPECIALLY in districts where the Senator is not yet a cosponsor of the New York Health Act. See the bill sponsors here. You can look up your own Senator here or dial the NYS Senate Switchboard at (518) 455-2800. You will be asked to give your zip code and the operator will connect you to your Senator’s office. Here is a sample script: Hi, my name is ______ and I am a constituent. I urge the Senator to co-sponsor the NY Health Act S4840 to save New York billions of dollars and to [...]
Has the time come for Single Payer Health Insurance? Sponsored by: Campaign for New York Health Featuring nationally recognized expert - Dr. Andrew D. Coates, past president of “Physicians for a National Health Program" and Co-Founder of “Single-Payer New York”. Dr. Coates will present an outline for a national Single-Payer plan, lead a discussion and then answer questions on this critical topic. WHEN June 13, 2017 at 7pm - 9pm WHERE Bethlehem Town Hall CONTACT Euthemia · firstname.lastname@example.org Register here
DEADLINE MONDAY, 6/19: Stand Together! President Trump’s administration is planning to cut funding for policies and programs that our communities rely on. These are not small threats: the healthcare for the neediest among us via Medicaid, the food for the hungry via SNAP, the shelter we provide through rental assistance, the clean air we breathe and the clean water we drink. These and so many more services are on the chopping block. We MUST oppose these cuts, We MUST make sure our voices are heard, and we are loudest and most effective when we Stand Together. To do this, organizations, coalitions, and campaigns are coming together from many [...]