Jonathan Kissam to discuss the movement toward and passing of Vermont’s Single-Payer, Universal Healthcare Bill

 

As part of his speaking tour on Healthcare Is a Human Right Campaign, Jonathan Kissam will discuss the movement toward and passing of H. 202 on Thursday, July 7, 2011 from 1:00-3:30pm at the Hemophilia Foundation, 210 S. Des Plaines, in Chicago.

Kissam, head of the Vermont Workers Center, is a leader in the movement to get H. 202 passed in Vermont

Kissam will discuss Vermont’s recently-enacted universal healthcare law. His presentation will also focus on how Healthcare Is a Human Right Campaign, a grassroots movement of thousands of Vermonters, made that legislation possible.

Kissam will be available for questions following his presentation.

 About Campaign for Better Health Care

We believe that accessible, affordable, quality health care is a basic human right for all people. The Campaign for Better Health Care is the state’s largest coalition representing over 300 diverse organizations, organizing to help create and advocate for an accessible, quality health care system for all. For more information, visit www.cbhconline.org.