Join us to crowd canvass and talk to residents in our community about Medicare for All! We’ll talk to residents about what it provides, ask for their support, and ask them to call their Representative. We’ll teach you how to canvass and everybody works with partners. Come make some new friends and meet up with old ones.
- RSVP to help us here.
- AIDS Walk Ventura County information here.
- Date/Time: March 02, 2019 • 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
- Location: Plaza Park Aids Walk • 651 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93003
- Host Contact Info: IndivisibleVentura@gmail.com
Volunteers needed for set up at 8am, tear down at 1pm – and all points in between to speak with attendees about Medicare for All. Come for as long as you’d like.
Come, find our booth, enjoy the day, and cheer on the Walkers!
This crowd canvass is one of hundreds of events are happening across the country as activists come together to win Medicare for All. Check out more events and share the map at: https://medicare4all.org/actions/
- Canvassing Best Practices: here.
- Crowd Canvass Script: here
- Talking points: here.
Thanks for joining us in the fight for health care justice.
Action #1: Call your Representative if they aren’t a “YES”. Thank them if they are.
UPDATE 2/28: The bill is listed here, still without the text, and cosponsors are up here.
- Here’s the list of cosponsors for every state. Check for your representative.
- Read about the bill here and here..
Minimal script for reps: I’m calling from [zip code] and I want Rep. [____] to know that I voted for [him/her] to put H.R.1384 – “Medicare For All” on the map, just like Social Security in 1935, and Medicare in 1965.
Minimal script for senators: I’m calling from [zip code] and I want Senator [____] to cosponsor the matching version of HR1384 – “Medicare For All”.
Rep. Julia Brownley: email, (CA-26): DC (202) 225-5811, Oxnard (805) 379-1779, T.O. (805) 379-1779
or Rep. Salud Carbajal: email. (CA-24): DC (202) 225-3601, SB (805) 730-1710 SLO (805) 546-8348
Senator Feinstein: email, DC (202) 224-3841, LA (310) 914-7300, SF (415) 393-0707, SD (619) 231-9712, Fresno (559) 485-7430
and Senator Harris: email, DC (202) 224-3553, LA (213) 894-5000, SAC (916) 448-2787, Fresno (559) 497-5109, SF (415) 355-9041, SD (619) 239-3884
Who is my representative/senator?: https://whoismyrepresentative.com
Action #2: Join us in a Medicare4all Crowd Canvass at the AIDS Walk on March 2nd!
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