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Can We Fix Our ‘Broken’ Health Care System?

Regarding healthcare in the United States, it is truly “the best of times, and the worst of times.” This awkward paraphrase of one of Dickens’ most famous lines most colorfully conveys this paradox: While the US has the best doctors and hospitals in the world, many Americans cannot afford to access the advances of modern medicine because …

December 2022 Fundraising Appeal

The Eagleton Center for Public Interest Polling (ECPIP) just released the results of its September 2022 poll, which NJUHC commissioned, about support for Medicare for All among NJ voters. It is uplifting, indicating that 71% of NJ voters support Medicare for All to achieve universal health care coverage, regardless of age or employment status. Almost all (93%) of NJ …

Majority of New Jerseyans Support Expanding Medicare to All U.S. Residents – Polling with Rutgers Eagleton

Majority of New Jerseyans Support Expanding Medicare to All U.S. Residents Nine in 10 support idea of state-level health care program for all residents if it could be accomplished sooner than at federal level NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (December 6, 2022) – New Jerseyans largely support expanding Medicare to provide basic health care coverage to every …

January 2021 Newsletter

Happy New Year! The NJUHC had a productive 2020, and we have big plans in store for 2021! Make sure you are following us on Facebook and Twitter to stay up-to-date on our moves towards a single payer solution for healthcare in New Jersey! Single Payer Conference Do you have your calendar marked? Starting Saturday, January 23rd at 1 PM …

November 2020 Newsletter

Congratulations Biden and Harris! As we celebrate the new incoming administration of the United States this January, we cannot lose focus on the healthcare crisis. Numbers of those being diagnosed with Covid-19 continue to rise, both nationally and in our home state. With the possibility of a vaccine on the horizon, we must advocate that those …

October 2020 Newsletter

General Membership Meeting Save the date! Saturday, December 12th from 10AM to noon, we will be hosting our virtual Winter General Membership Meeting! Join us, and invite anyone interested in learning about the benefits of Medicare for All and what we are doing to help get our state’s population covered! Keep your eyes on our Facebook and Twitter to get …