Rallies In Boston And Louisville Press For Single-Payer Health System
The demonstrations were part of a national day of action organized by several groups, including Physicians for a National Health Program.
State House Rally Draws Crowd In Support Of Single-Payer Health Care
A crowd of doctors, nurses, and other health care advocates gathered on the steps of the Massachusetts State House on Saturday afternoon to call for a single-payer health care system to improve access to coverage. The Rally to Take Back Health was one of several organized by health care groups as part of the National Day of Action for Improved Medicare for All. (Arnold, 4/8)
The (Louisville, Ky.) Courier-Journal:
Town Hall Champions Single-Payer Health Care
Exorbitant drug prices, high deductibles and the need to jump through hoops to get procedures covered. Those were some of the realities of today's health insurance landscape decried Saturday at a sidewalk town hall in downtown Louisville. Dozens of people gathered outside U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell's office to show their support for single-payer national health insurance, which is sometimes referred to as "Medicare for all." (Carter, 4/8)