7 Days: Like Health Care Reform? So Does the Vermont Workers' Center

http://7dvt.com/2011vermont-workers-center

Like Health Care Reform? So Does the Vermont Workers' Center

BY KEVIN J. KELLEY [05.11.11]

More than a thousand chanting and sign-waving Vermonters marched to the Statehouse two Sundays ago in Montpelier. They formed a sea of red, on account of T-shirts worn by hundreds of members of the Vermont Workers’ Center. And it was no accident that the group’s third annual health care rally coincided with May Day — the international workers’ holiday.

Huffington Post: Vermont Senate Passes Bill for Universal, Publicly Financed Health Care

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/anja-rudiger/vermont-single-payer-_b_85399...

Vermont Senate Passes Bill for Universal, Publicly Financed Health Care

by Anja Rudiger, Health Program Director, The National Economic and Social Rights Initiative

A small state is fighting for the human right to health care -- and winning.

This month on CCTV: We Are Winning the Right to Healthcare in Vermont

Subject: CCTV Airtime Notification: We Are Winning the Right to Healthcare in Vermont... Much More to Do!

Greetings from Channel 17/ Town Meeting TV:
"We Are Winning the Right to Healthcare in Vermont... Much More to Do!"

*WATCH ON TV : * You can watch this program on Channel 17/ Town Meeting Television, on Comcast Cable and Burlington Telecom at the following times:

1 Friday April 29, 5:25 PM
2 Monday May 2, 7:00 PM
3 Monday May 2, 9:45 PM
4 Tuesday May 3, 2:45 AM
5 Tuesday May 3, 8:45 AM
6 Saturday May 7, 7:00 PM
7 Friday May 20, 4:00 PM
8 Friday May 27, 4:00 PM

Press Release: Healthcare Is a Human Right Campaign Welcomes Conference Committee Reconciliation of H.202

Healthcare Is a Human Right Campaign Welcomes Conference Committee Reconciliation of H.202
Principle of Universality Restored Through the Efforts of Vermonters

Montpelier, VT -- Statehouse -- Members of the grassroots Healthcare Is a Human Right campaign cheered on Tuesday, May 3, as the conference committee voted to accept a reconciled version of the universal healthcare bill, H.202.

WPTZ: Hundreds Rally For Health Care In Montpelier: Major Celebration After State Senate Passes H.202

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http://www.wptz.com/news/27738083/detail.html

Hundreds Rally For Health Care In Montpelier
Major Celebration After State Senate Passes H.202

By Randy Gyllenhaal
Reporter

MONTPELIER, Vt. -- Hundreds of Vermonters hit the streets in Montpelier to show their support for universal health care. They marched from City Hall to the statehouse Sunday afternoon.
"You have been leading this struggle for universal health care," shouted organizer Kate Kanelstein to the crowd as they made their way through downtown Montpelier.

WCAX: Health care bill in the home stretch

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http://www.wcax.com/story/14550883/health-care-bill-in-the-homestretch

Montpelier, Vermont - May 1, 2011

A celebration and a call to action in Vermont's capital city Sunday. More than a thousand Vermonters rallied at the Statehouse in Montpelier to cheer last week's preliminary passage of the health care reform bill, and -- according to those in attendance -- to build momentum for the long road to universal access.

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