Saturday, March 6, 2010

Metro New York Health Care March CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Mon. March 1, 6:30 p.m. – Monthly meeting of the Commission on the Public's Health System; at the Urban Justice Center, 123 William Street, 16th floor, in lower Manhattan; more info at 212-246-0803 or

Fri. March 5-Sun. March 7 – Labor Campaign for Single-Payer Health Care National Meeting; featuring various notable speakers; at the National Labor College in Silver Springs, MD; info and registration at

Tues. March 9 – "Shut Them Down!"; a direct-action protest outside the conference of America's Health Insurance Plans (aka "AHIP", the health insurance trade lobby), taking place at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington DC; organized by Health Care for America Now; buses leave NYC from Union Square North at 5:30 a.m. and return by mid-late evening; sign-ups at http ://

Fri. March. 12, 8-10:30 a.m. – Annual Legislative Breakfast: "Public Health Priorities for 2010"; featuring Maria Del Carmen Arroyo (NYC Council), Elisabeth Benjamin (Community Service Society), Andrew Goodman (NYC Dept. of Health), Richard Gottfried (NYS Assembly); at the InterChurch Center, 475 Riverside Dr. (at 120th St. – enter on Claremont Ave.) in Manhattan; more info at

(* indicates events or groups in which we play a leadership or sponsoring role.)

Metro New York Health Care for All Campaign
One Hudson Square
75 Varick Street, Suite 1404
New York, NY  10013
212-925-0806 (fax)

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