Labor Activists For New York Health: Labor's Role in Achieving Guaranteed Universal Healthcare

Start: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (US & Canada) (GMT-04:00)

End: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 9:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (US & Canada) (GMT-04:00)

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The labor movement has an essential role to play in achieving guaranteed universal health care in New York. Join the lead sponsors of the New York Health Act, labor leaders, and activists as we explore benefits of this legislation to union and non-union workers alike and strengthen New York’s growing support among organized labor.

This event will be online, via Zoom.

We'll hear from:
State Senator Gustavo Rivera (Senate lead sponsor of NYHA)
Assemblymember Richard Gottfried (Assembly lead sponsor of NYHA)
Rhiannon Duryea, National Coordinator, Labor Campaign for Single-Payer Healthcare
John O’Malley, Legislative Coordinator, CWA 1180
Marva Wade, Board Member, New York State Nurses Association
Rank-and-File Healthcare Activists