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‘Single Payer’ Town Hall Tonight

Supporters of a ‘single payer’ health care system for California and the nation will be holding a meeting and presentation tonight in Nevada City, and will also be rallying at the State Capitol later this week. Michael Lighty will be the keynote speaker,and is the Director of Public Policy for National Nurses United. He says with Republicans looking at health care nationwide, and a democratic legislature in the state, now is the time for change…

Listen to Michael Lighty

Lighty is one of the authors of Senate Bill 562, which would create what they call ‘health care for all’. Local activist Mindy Oberne says the forum is from 6 to 8pm at the Nevada Theater, but you should show up early…

Listen to Mindy Oberne

They will show a movie, and then the speakers will be begin at 6:45. (That portion of the program will be broadcast live by public radio station KVMR).

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