NY Health Vote Coming Soon! Call Your Assembly Member!
A vote for the New York Health Act is expected in the New York State Assembly on Tuesday, May 16. Make sure your Assembly representative votes in support of New York Health, A4738, the bill the guarantee healthcare to all New Yorkers, by calling their office on Monday.
To reach your Assembly member, you can also dial the Capital switchboard, provide the operator your address, and they will patch you through to their office: (518) 455-4100
Find your State Assembly member here: http://nyassembly.gov/mem/search/
You can see if they are already a cosponsor here. Even if they are a cosponsor, calls are important to make sure that they show up for the vote and keep their word.
What to say? Your message can be very simple. Here is a sample message: "My name is _______. I am a constituent calling from ________ to urge Assembly member ____________ to vote YES in support of the New York Health Act when the bill comes up for a vote in the Assembly. This is a very important bill that will guarantee healthcare to ALL New Yorkers. Do you know if they plan to support the bill?"
On Monday, May 15, let us know the results of your call by filling out this feedback form.