Listen Up, Senator Cardin!

June 28, 2017

A brand new study in the Annals of Internal Medicine prompted a vigil outside of Senator Ben Cardin’s Baltimore office on Tues., June 27th. The study documented the number of deaths due to lack of health insurance of Americans age 18-64. It numbered in the thousands and predicted that thousands more would die if the proposed Republican Senate bill were to pass. About 20 friends of Improved Medicare for All, clad mostly in black, gathered to honor and remember those who had died and held signs and distributed fliers. A letter was delivered to Sen. Cardin as the issue–preventable deaths due to lack of insurance–will certainly gain steam later in the summer

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