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Nurses Issue Impact Report, Urge State Officials to
 Act in Public Interest and Save Daughters of Charity Hospitals

Registered nurses who work in five Daughters of Charity hospitals across California held a Sacramento press conference Wednesday urging Attorney General Kamala Harris to approve the sale of the hospitals to a buyer that has pledged to stop the threatened … Continue reading

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Integrated Single-Payer Health Care System is best approach to dealing with Ebola and future Pandemics

California Nurses Association Testifies at State Capitol on need for Single Payer This is a proud moment for California Nurses Association/National Nurses United, whose members have taken the lead in blowing the whistle for Ebola preparedness. From a die-in on … Continue reading

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Huge victory for California RNs, Caregivers, and Patients!

Follows Global Day of Action With 100,000 RNs Demanding Highest Safeguards, Contrast to Hospital Industry’s Failure to Act Following a worldwide day of actions of 100,000 registered nurses and health workers demanding substantial improvements in safeguards for the deadly Ebola … Continue reading

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Ah, Mitch McConnell and the Great Myth of Healthcare Freedom

By Donna Smith, American SiCKO

The election Tuesday evening represents a magnificent opportunity for us all to observe the full spectrum of political dysfunction as it applies to health care reform. Those who support single-payer, Medicare for all for life reform would do well to focus on some of the issues the Republicans and many Americans claim bother them most about the Affordable Care Act/Obamacare. Continue reading

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Thanks to CHC and our Allies, Covered California Board Takes a Neutral Position on Prop 45

Campaign for a Healthy California (CHC) scored a victory at the most recent Covered California Board Meeting when the Board decided to take a neutral position on Proposition 45. It had been rumored that the Covered California Board would come … Continue reading

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Last day to Register! Single Payer Healthcare National Conference – Oakland – August 22-24

The Campaign for a Healthy California is hosting a conference with three national single payer organizations: Labor Campaign for Single Payer, Healthcare-Now!, and One Payer States. Our conference agenda is chock full of substantive and interactive workshops we know you … Continue reading

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Campaign for Healthy California Legislative Alert: Please Call Today!

Your calls needed today on Campaign for Healthy California-endorsed bills to protect patients and our communities! Let’s hold big insurance companies and the wealthy healthcare industry accountable.  Critical CHC-sponsored legislation is up for critical votes this week in the Appropriations … Continue reading

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