PAST WEBINARS

August 14, 2019: Featuring Rep. Jamie Raskin

Speakers include:

  • 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┬áSt. Louis and Brittany Shannahan, Public Citizen

July 11, 2019: Featuring Rep. Joe Neguse

Speakers include:

  • Representative Joe Neguse (D-Colo.), Vice Chair of the House Medicare For All Caucus
  • Cook County Commissioner Brandon Johnson, who led the unanimous vote in favor of Medicare For All in the second-largest county in the U.S.
  • Jessica Suarez Scruggs, Congressional Progressive Caucus Center, who shared messaging guidance on Medicare For All
  • Tracey Corder, from the Center for Popular Democracy, who discussed a recent letter supporting Medicare For All from prominent racial justice organizations
  • Activist leaders from California, Texas, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania, who gave updates on their ongoing efforts to push local resolutions in support of Medicare For All

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WNA1vWi2e3A&t=2s

June 12, 2019: Featuring Rep. Ro Khanna

Speakers include:

  • Representative Ro Khanna from California, who shared all the latest from Congress
  • Councilmember Steven Cornell, who sponsored the victorious Medicare For All resolution in St Petersburg, FL
  • Leaders from the medical student, reproductive justice, and faith communities that form part of our coalition, as well as organizers from California, Chicago, Maryland and Florida who shared their strategies for passing resolutions in their communities

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ngx0i8qCsdk

May 21, 2019: Ady Barkan

Speakers include:

  • Councilmember M. Lorena Gonzales, Seattle City Council
  • Ady Barkan, organizer with Center for Popular Democracy and founder of Be a Hero
  • David Steil, CEO & former Republican state legislator
  • Leaders from Physicians for a National Health Program, Labor Campaign for Single Payer, Public Citizen and People’s Action, as well as local leaders from Maryland, California, Kansas, and Louisiana

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEFCE5vog2s&feature=youtu.be

May 7, 2019: Rep. Pramila Jayapal

Speakers include:

  • Rep. Pramila Jayapal, the author of the House Medicare For All Act of 2019, on the growing momentum in Washington
  • Jillian Johnson, the Mayor Pro Tem of Durham, NC, who recently led her city council to pass a resolution in favor of Medicare For All
  • Dr. Sanjeev Sriram (aka Dr. America), on Medicare For All and civil rights
  • Dr. Bill Honigman, an ER Doctor, on convincing government officials to support Medicare For All
  • Movement leaders from Our Revolution, People’s Action, Public Citizen laid out the path for winning a resolution in your town

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R4VHh0RQh5c&feature=youtu.be

April 18, 2019: Medicare For All Resolutions Kickoff

Speakers include:

  • Quinton Zondervan, one of our city council member champions from Cambridge, Mass., on why local government officials should care about Medicare for All.
  • Movement leaders and experts from People’s Action, Our Revolution, American Medical Student Association, Healthcare-NOW, National Nurses United, and Public Citizen.
  • Plus: a guide on how to get a resolution going in your community and an overview of the activist toolkit at medicare4allresolutions.org

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-seDynVw8QM&feature=youtu.be