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Stand Up for Health Care
2003-10-06

Stand up for Health Care!

Hearing and Lobby Day
Wednesday, October 8th, 10 AM
Massachusetts State House, Boston
Go to Gardner Auditorium for hearing.
Lobby Day Coordination: Room 222


We need you at the single payer health care
hearing and lobby day on Wednesday, October 8!
Please come and show your support for
the Massachusetts Health Care Trust (S.686).

Let’s show the legislators that there is broad support for universal, single payer health care.

WHAT THE BILL WILL DO:
This legislation guarantees every Massachusetts resident first class health care coverage by replacing the current patchwork of public and private health care plans with a uniform and comprehensive health plan. It creates a single public entity called the Health Care Trust to replace all the present public and private bureaucracies.


Come and bring your friends, family, and colleagues.

For information on buses to the State House visit the MASS-CARE web site
OR call the MASS-CARE office 1-800-383-1973.



More that you can do:

Call, write, or email your legislators and ask them to testify in support of S.686. If you are able to attend the hearing ask them for a meeting after the hearing as part of our lobby day.

Call, write, or email members of the Health Care Committee and tell them you want them to report S.686 out of committee with an “OUGHT TO PASS” recommendation. A list of the members is below.

Contact these legislators who sit on
the Legislature’s health care committee:

Moore of Worcester and Norfolk
Barrios of Middlesex, Suffolk and Essex
Chandler of First Worcester
Fargo of Third Middlesex
Tucker of Second Essex and Middlesex
Tarr of First Essex and Middlesex
Koutoujian of Newton
Canavan of Brockton
Galvin of Canton
Garry of Dracut
T. A. Golden of Lowell
Kaprielian of Watertown
Teahan of Whitman
Haddad of Somerset
Coughlin of Dedham
Gomes of Harwich
Gifford of Wareham

  


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