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Rally and Public Hearing on Healthcare for ALL Maine (Augusta)
May 4, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
May 4th RALLY and Public Hearing on Healthcare for ALL Maine
– It’s happening in Augusta. Please Join Us!
Rally 11:00 AM near the Maine State House
Press Conference at NOON at the Maine Sate Welcome Center, first floor, featuring Representative . Heidi Brooks MD (D-Lewiston), Lead Sponsor of LD 1274 – “An Act to Promote Universal Health Care, Including Dental, Vision and Hearing Care” and other speakers representing patients and providers.
Public Hearing 1:00 PM before the Joint Committee on Insurance and Financial Services, Room 220 Cross Office Building.
This is your chance to make universal health care happen. Plan on sharing your health care story and speak support for universal health care. Testifying before the the committee is easy when so much is at stake. Just 1-3 minutes, in your own words – whether you are an individual without coverage, a business struggling to pay employee benefits, or a provider who sees people struggle every day for lack of affordable care, your story will make a difference!
You can read the bill here. And you can read about how to testify at a Legislative hearing here.
Co-Sponsored by Maine AllCare and Health Care as a Human Right Coalition Partners Southern Maine Workers Center (SMWC) and Maine Sate Nurses Association (MSNA).
Finally, pease email us and share your testimony. Please let us know if you are planning to be there in person, or if you will submit a written testimony. Thank you.
Maine AllCare Downeast Chapter
PS: If you have any questions about what you might say to the committee that will truly help our cause please call me, or write to me firstname.lastname@example.org
Also, please share this with your friends and other supporters of universal health care. The information is also on our website maineallcare.org