Tuesday, October 11, 2016

One month to election day – Stay woke!
Rachel DeGolia, Executive Director, UHCAN

Connections: Mental health care and police violence
John Snook, Executive Director, Treatment Advocacy Center

Congress still matters
Jesse Cross-Call, Policy Analyst, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

#TreatNotTrick and PNHP Annual Meeting
Janine Petito, Co-chair, Political Advocacy Team, Students for a National Health Program (SNaHP)
    SNaHP Halloween Day of Action: #TreatNotTrick
     PNHP Annual Meeting & Leadership Training

High Drug Costs – Looking at it from different angles

•    Peter Maybarduk, Director, Access to Medicines Program of Public Citizen
New Report:  Another trade deal, TTIP, would lock in high drug prices

•    Lisa Gill, Content Editor, Best Buy Drugs at Consumers Report — Petition to FCC: Speak out against outrageous EpiPen price gouging

•    Vinny DeMarco, President, Maryland’s Citizens Health Initiative
Capitol News: Maryland Health Group Attacks High Costs of Prescription Drugs

Open Enrollment (aka, OE4) starts Nov. 1st on the Marketplace
Molly Warren, Enroll America

Raise Up Washington (Initiative 1433) unites the campaigns to raise the minimum wage and earn paid sick & safe leave
Carlo Caldirola-Davis, Campaign Manager, Raise Up Washington

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