August Medicare For All Mobilization!

Aug 19, 2019

photo: People’s Assembly in Tampa, FL—Organize One Near You!

In solidarity,  Mike Hersh and Dr. Bill for Alan, Dan, Janis, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, Mike F., and Shayna—your PDA national team.

Tell Congress: We Need Medicare For All!

Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) chose Medicare For All as one of our top priorities at our launch fifteen years ago. We’ve never been closer to achieving healthcare as a basic human right for all.

The Medicare For All Act will guarantee comprehensive high-quality healthcare for all of us—including all mental, dental, vision, hearing, prescriptions, medical devices, preventative, geriatric, pediatric, special care for disabled persons, women’s, long-term, and every other kind of medical care! All with zero out of pocket expenses for patients—no premiums, co-pays, fees, caps, or deductibles.

All unbiased polling shows overwhelming support for Medicare For All (MFA). Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) and our allies need you to help us make the politicians listen! Can you help organize a People’s Assembly event? Email Mike Fox to get active with our coalition August MFA actions!

Americans Need And Demand Medicare For All

Click Here to Tell Congress: Healthcare is a Human Right!

We need your activism now! Email Mike Fox to get active with our coalition August recess MFA actions! Time is of the essence! To prevail, we need as many cosponsors as we can get!

Call Congress at 202-858-1717 and Click Here to tell your Representative to Cosponsor Rep. Jayapal’s and Rep. Debbie Dingell’s Medicare For All Act. Also, Click Here to tell your Senators to cosponsor Sen. Bernie Sanders’ MFA legislation.

Get your exclusive PDA Healthcare Not Warfare T-shirt(s) now. Comfortable 100% cotton, American union-made, these shirts help you spread the message at parades, rallies, visits to Congressional offices, and during everyday wear. Contact Deb for discounts on orders of 5 or more shirts. Order shirts and other items through the PDA Store now!

If you missed our coalition webinar August 14, 2019, or want to see it again, click here. Speakers included:

  • U.S. Representative Jamie Raskin (D- Md.)
  • Sanaa Abrar, United We Dream
  • Sofia Sepulveda, Texas Organizing Project
  • Marti Garza, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
  • Dr. Bill Honigman, Progressive Democrats of America (PDA)
  • Kelly Coogan-Gehr, National Nurses United (NNU)
  • Chuck Pennacchio, One Payer States
  • Melinda St. Louis and Brittany Shannahan, Public Citizen

PDA helps you make a huge difference with Educate Congress letter drops, action alerts, and coalition efforts with dozens of progressive organizations. Email Mike Fox to get active with our coalition August recess MFA actions!

Can’t help organize an event? Then Click Here to pitch in $3, $5, or whatever you can afford to support PDA’s issue organizing.

PS: Click Here for Robert Pollin’s interview on The Nation Magazine’s Podcast, Start Making Sense. It starts with a discussion of the Economists for Medicare For All petition that PDA Executive Director Alan Minsky helped to initiate with our coalition allies.

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