Health care: Where are We Now? 9/26/11

Monday, September 26 at 7pm-9 pm HEALTH CARE FORUM Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Huntington & Cinema Arts Centre “HEALTH CARE: WHERE ARE WE NOW?” Keynote Speaker: MARY DEWAR, Long Island Coalition for National Health Care FREE ADMISSION- All are welcome! [youtube=] 

Vote for change. Vote Green Party. Vote Hawkins for NY Guv

from the Hawkins campaign: This November, vote for change. Vote Green Party. Howie Hawkins for Governor. The Democrat Party is not the answer. They’re the problem. Like the Republicans, they represent the corporations, the rich, the military industrial complex. 1. Just like private health insurance is the root cause of the failures of the American health care system. […]

Green Party New York: Guv cand Hawkins and Voters Agree: Congressional Health Care Reform Did Not Go Far Enough

Hawkins Wants a  State Single Payer Health Care System, State Takeover of Medicaid Costs A new poll finds that Americans who think the law should have done more outnumber those who think the government should stay out of health care by 2-to-1. The poll, by Stanford University, found that overall 30 percent favored the legislation, […]

AP Poll: Repeal? 66% Wish Health Law Went Further – CBS News

AP Poll: Those Who Want Government Out Of Health Care Are Outnumbered 2-to-1 “I was disappointed that it didn’t provide universal coverage,” said Bronwyn Bleakley, 35, a biology professor from Easton, Mass. IW: Notice that the original headline only says “Many” want Healthcare reform to go further.  2 to 1 or 66% is not just […]

Green Party (NY) Celebrates Medicare’s 45th Bday by Calling for Expansion to all Americans

The only way that the Green Party can regain ballot status in NY is to get 50,000 votes for their Governor candidate in 2010. This opportunity comes only once every four years, and it only applies to the Governor’s race. Gaining ballot status will enable the Green Party to run more peace candidates, more single-payer […]

A REAL Tea Party movement would look like the Green Party

IW: Green Tea Party. It’s Good for You. Some Tea Partiers are in the wrong party, say Green Party members Green Party leaders and candidates said that many Tea Party activists might be in the wrong party and urged them to consider going Green. Carl Romanelli, former Green candidate for the US Senate and a […]

Green Party Action Alert for Single Payer

It’s time to take action again for SINGLE-PAYER NATIONAL HEALTH CARE!  We asked you to do this a few weeks ago.  We need you to send a message again.  It’s easy and it just takes a few minutes. Republicans call it “socialized medicine.”  Democrats call it the “public option”.  We call it “insurance industry life-support”.  […]

Obama’s Broken Promises on Healthcare

from Speaker Pelosi: Please Stop Bullsh*ting Us on Dropping State Single Payer Amendment But President Obama has broken numerous other campaign promises made by Candidate Obama on health care reform: 1. Candidate Obama promised to end backroom deals with “stakeholders” like insurance companies, drug companies and hospitals and instead broadcast all health care reform negotiations […]

Green Party appeals to Labor: Democratic Party has failed working people — help elect Greens to Congress

Calling organized labor’s support for Democrats an “investment that hasn’t paid off,” Green Party leaders appealed to unions and all working Americans, calling for support for the election of Green candidates to Congress in the 2010 election.  On Labor Day 2009, Greens expressed their solidarity with working people with a call to “come home to […]

Healthcare Now founder Marilyn Clement 6/30/35- 8/3/09

“…working for the common good is a wonderful way to live a wonderful way to spend a lifetime.” – Marilyn Clement, June 7, 2003 Marilyn Clement, founder and National Coordinator of Healthcare-NOW!, passed away on Monday, August 3 surrounded by her children, Scott and Pam, her daughter-in-law Liz, and the caring thoughts of all of […]

Green Party Forum on Single-Payer Health Care Funding 7/24/09

Green Party Forum on Single-Payer Health Care Funding Friday 3:30pm in Durham, NC The Green Party will present a public forum on the need for a Single-Payer health care funding system on Friday, July 24 from 3:30-4:30pm as part of their 2009 Annual National Meeting in Durham, North Carolina. The forum, which is free and […]

Green Party urges GAO, Congressional Budget Office studies on Single-Payer health care

Past federal studies on Single-Payer show it will provide universal care while cutting costs, say Greens, who seek a nationally aired debate on the merits of Single-Payer Green Party leaders and health care activists called for new federal studies on the economic feasability and impact of a Single-Payer (Medicare For All, HR 676) national health […]

Green Party endorses national Day of Action for Single-Payer health care on May 30

Health care industry pledge to slow health care costs, announced by Obama on Monday, is a scam to block real reform, says Green Party Green Party calls for dropping charges against the Baucus 13 (Single-Payer advocates who spoke out at Senate Finance Committee roundtables on health care) , criticize retreats from Single-Payer by congressional caucuses […]

Green Party Gives Obama 100 Day Report Card

After 100 days of Obama’s presidency, it has become clear that we are a far cry from where we need to be as far as civil liberties, the environment, the economy, health care, and the military.  The Green Party has real solutions to the problems at hand.  Please look over the 100 Day Report Card […]