Unions also want to use the rallies to again push for "Medicare for all," namely government-run single-payer national health insurance.
It's no surprise that this week's meeting of America's Health Insurance Plans, the health insurance industry's national trade association, was greeted by a "welcoming committee."
Vermont has taken the first step towards creating a statewide single-payer government-run health care system.
Single payer legislation has passed the California legislature three times already, but was vetoed each time. Now activists hope the fourth time will be a charm.
CLEVELAND -- July 30 was a bright sunny summer day here in Cleveland and dozens gathered in Public Square to launch balloons in celebration of the 45th anniversary of Medicare and call for extending the program to all Americans.
California single-payer activist is optimistic about its state passage in the next five years.
Californians rally and lobby for a statewide single-payer health care system.
Washington State rallies for health care, still, Dec. 12.