Joining with at least 11 other senators Tuesday, Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced they will be co-sponsoring Senator Bernie Sanders landmark Medicare For All bill. The bill seeks to implement a single-payer healthcare system in the United States. similar to all other industrialized countries around the world.
This note from our friends at NMARA about proposed cuts to Medicaid in the conservative budget before Congress:
Once again, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed a budget that would turn Medicare into “coupon-care.” Congresswoman Lujan Grisham, the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, organization partners and local residents who depend upon Medicare will speak out about the effect these cuts would have on them and on communities in New Mexico.WHO: Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham Ladonna Harris, Member, NCPSSM Board of Directors and President, Americans for Indian Opportunity Carter Bundy, AFSCME Political Director Don Manning, ARA Senior Representative Mandy Pino, Gray Panthers Rose Shaw, AlbuquerqueWHEN: Thursday, April 24th at 11:30 A.M.WHERE: AFSCME Hall Council 18 1202 Pennsylvania St. NE Albuquerque, NM 87110 Read more: Rally Against Medicare Cuts ABQ