Over 50 people rallied Saturday at the headquarters of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont and at the Vermont statehouse, calling on Governor Phil Scott to expand Medicaid to all Vermont residents, regardless of income or immigration status.
Brattleboro resident Ellen Schwartz spoke in front of the Blue Cross headquarters in Berlin.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented public emergency.
March 7th 2020 -- Dozens of Medicaid recipients and supporters rallied today at UVM Medical Center and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in a protest against the privatization of Vermont’s health care system.
Rally for Medicaid and Health Care for All! 12pm, Saturday, March 7th, 2020
Yesterday, over 60 people participated in a Medicaid Assembly at the State House, calling on lawmakers to protect Medicaid and finish the work of implementing universal health care in Vermont.