Medicare for All National Town Hall

Event date 23 Jan '18 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Event location Facebook Live • , United States
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With the introduction of the Medicare for All Act last year, Sen. Bernie Sanders and 137 of his colleagues in Congress began the long struggle to end the international embarrassment of the United States being the only major country not to guarantee health care to all its people. Already, 60 percent of the American people want to expand Medicare to provide health insurance to every one, but many Americans still do not know how a Medicare-for-all, single-payer health care system would work in the United States. 

To answer that question and more, Sen. Sanders and leading digital outlets NowThisATTN: and The Young Turks are partnering on a groundbreaking Medicare for All Town Hall event January 23 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. 

For the first time, leading digital outlets will come together to do what cable channels and network news will not– engage in an in-depth conversation about one of the issues that matter most to Americans, their health care. Streamed live across multiple social media channels, Sen. Sanders and leading health care experts will take questions about Medicare for All from people around the country and discuss how universal health care would change the American system.

Location: Capitol Visitors' Center Congressional Auditorium (CVC-200)

https://www.facebook.com/events/923471961163492

Seating is first-come, first-served. Please arrive early to ensure a seat. No posters or signs will be permitted. ASL interpreters will be present at the event.

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4 months agoAdd to Calender 2018-01-24 00:00:00 2018-01-24 00:00:00 Medicare for All National Town Hall With the introduction of the Medicare for All Act last year, Sen. Bernie Sanders and 137 of his colleagues in Congress began the long struggle to end the international embarrassment of the United States being the only major country not to guarantee health care to all its people. Already, 60 percent of the American people want to expand Medicare to provide health insurance to every one, but many Americans still do not know how a Medicare-for-all, single-payer health care system would work in the United States.  To answer that question and more, Sen. Sanders and leading digital outlets NowThis, ATTN: and The Young Turks are partnering on a groundbreaking Medicare for All Town Hall event January 23 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.  For the first time, leading digital outlets will come together to do what cable channels and network news will not– engage in an in-depth conversation about one of the issues that matter most to Americans, their health care. Streamed live across multiple social media channels, Sen. Sanders and leading health care experts will take questions about Medicare for All from people around the country and discuss how universal health care would change the American system. Location: Capitol Visitors' Center Congressional Auditorium (CVC-200) https://www.facebook.com/events/923471961163492 Seating is first-come, first-served. Please arrive early to ensure a seat. No posters or signs will be permitted. ASL interpreters will be present at the event. Facebook Live America/New_York public Health Care #medicareforall #BernieSanders