Agendas for recent national UHCAN calls
UHCAN hosts monthly national conference calls for state and national leaders from organizations working for health care justice. UHCAN invites speakers to make brief presentations and provide links to more information relevant to our work around health care issues and campaigns in the states and nationally. We aim to provide a big picture of what’s happening across the country, including in other social and economic justice movements.
National Call Agendas
Sabotage of ACA, Senate Medicare for All bill introduced, Fighting for the Dreamers, Climate change is a health care issue …
TrumpCare was defeated (for now). This month’s call is a conversation with national and state leaders addressing these questions: What happened? Who was in motion? Where do you see things now?
The battle for health care justice is a political battle – inside the Senate, voting rights, Summer of Resistance, Black women and reproductive justice
Health care is HOT in the Senate … Medicare and Medicaid are both in play …. The intersection of health care justice with race and voting rights
Fighting for Health Care on Two Fronts: Defense and Offense – In the Senate, Women’s Health, Young Adults, Drug company price-gouging, California single payer
Resistance Recess, 4/15 Tax March, May 1st National Strike, Organizing for health justice in the faith community, Medicaid expansion fights in Kansas and Virginia
New Attacks on Health Care and Immigration AND New Resistance
Resistance Is Busting Out All Over!
First Wave of Resistance Building Coast to Coast
The man different faces of resistance … What’s at stake for women? …. Physicians mobilize … Protect Our Care Coalition
Drug companies are boosting prices so fast in the past few weeks that everybody is noticing it even the mainstream media. At the same time the pharmaceutical companies and the insurance companies have more quietly been engaged in merger mania consolidating power and...
Thousands of health care activists rallied across the country last week highlighting the enormous achievements of 50 years of Medicare and Medicaid. Now that the Supreme Court decision in King v Burwell is well behind us, attention is turning to the many other health...
UHCAN’s call Tuesday, Jan. 20th, will feature an extended discussion on the recent developments in the long struggle to get a universal single payer state system in Vermont. The activists there haven’t finished working through things and deciding what to do next, but...