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December 2019 Newsletter

NJUHC December 2019 E-Newsletter   As 2019 comes to a close, we can all reflect on our contributions to the growth of the Medicare for All movement at both the state and national levels. The NJUHC has made great strides by increasing our membership, by meeting with local and national legislators, and by providing information in …

October / November 2019 Newsletter

NJUHC October 2019 E–Newsletter   Fall General Membership Meeting      At our Fall 2019 NJUHC general membership meeting, we were very lucky to have Kristen E Smith give a presentation on Disability Solidarity. Kristen is a Disability and Rare Disease Advocate, Activist, and Organizer. She is on the Somerset County Advisory Council on Disability Issues; a Committee …

Medicare for All Advocates and Supporters Demand Answers from NJ Elected Officials

NJUHC August/Sept. 2019 Newsletter Medicare for All Advocates and Supporters Demand Answers from NJ Elected Officials NJUHC joined with NNU and other national organizations in organizing Medicare for All People’s Assemblies in New Jersey. Efforts focused on putting pressure on legislators who have not signed in support of Medicare for All Act of 2019, H.R. …

Meeting with Rep. Bill Pascrell – Tuesday, 3/5

Eight strong single payer advocates gathered today, including four from NJUHC, to meet with Congressman Bill Pascrell, NJ-9.   He sits on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, so it is important to win his support for Medicare for All. He asserted that he would not support Jayapal’s new bill, Medicare for All Act …

February 2019 Newsletter

Updated List of National Week of Action NJ Barnstorms The latest National Nurses United Medicare for All NJ barnstorm will hit Bridgewater on Feb 14 at the Bridgewater Public Library at 7 PM. The full detailed list of NJ barnstorms follows: Feb 9 at the Long Branch Free Public Library in Long Branch at 11 AM, organized by Our Revolution …