What: Press Conference calling on state legislators to pass the New York Health Act in 2022
Who: Campaign for New York Health, New York State Nurses Association, Coalition for Economic Justice, Northeast Organic Farmers Association of NY, New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG), Buffalo’s local of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), Physicians for a National Health Program
When: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 11 AM
Where: 65 Court St. Buffalo
BUFFALO, NY— Buffalo supporters of the New York Health Act will hold a press conference on Wednesday November 17 at 11AM at 65 Court Street in downtown Buffalo to urge the state leaders to prioritize passing the New York Health Act during the 2022 legislative session to help ensure an equitable recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Local healthcare workers and community members will share healthcare stories and speak to the urgency of passing the Health Act. This event is part of a statewide week of action organized by the Campaign for New York Health.
Should you require additional information about this event, please contact Desmond Abrams at (716) 367-9707 or [email protected]
The Campaign for New York Health is a 501c4 statewide coalition dedicated to passing and implementing legislation for universal single-payer healthcare in New York State. CNYH brings together over 150 organizations representing: community groups, labor unions, seniors, people with disabilities, nurses, teachers, patients, doctors, business leaders, faith groups, immigrants, and healthcare advocates, committed to the right to healthcare. Find out more at www.nyhcampaign.org