Take a Stand for Health Care for All

Sign the Petition Urging Your Senators and Representative to Co-Sponsor Single-Payer Legislation

In some countries, the idea of insurance companies profiting off the sick and dying is morally repugnant.

But in the United States, where taxpayers contribute more per capita to our health care system than any other country in the world, over 45,000 people are allowed to die each year (one every 12 minutes) because they can’t afford insurance – even after the passage of President Barack Obama’s signature health care reforms.

No one should die merely because health care is too expensive.

Add your name to show support for legislation that would create a universal, single-payer health care system in the United States.

Petition to Congress

 

We, the undersigned, support health care for all. We call our senators to co-sponsor the American Health Security Act (S. 1782), introduced by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), and our representatives to co-sponsor the Expanded And Improved Medicare For All Act (H.R. 676), introduced by Rep. John Conyers’ (D-Mich.), and Rep. Jim McDermott’s (D-Wash.) House version of the American Health Security Act (H.R. 1200).

The lack of health insurance kills 45,000 of our fellow Americans every year – one every 12 minutes. Enough is enough. It’s time to stand up to the insurance industry and lend your vote to making real, universal health care a reality in the United States.

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38288 7 hours ago d goldsmith
38287 18 hours ago Nathan Wilcox
38286 19 hours ago Rachel Jenkins As this writer ("Jack Bernard, a retired senior executive for several national health care corporations, the former Director of Health Planning for the state of Georgia and former chairman of th
Plus, the proportion of health care expenditures to GNP is growing. When I was director of health planning for Georgia in the 1970s, it was just 8 percent.

Why does this matter? Because our nation is slowly falling behind other developed countries in areas such as infrastructure and education. And one primary cause is the drain that health care has on our budgets, publicly and privately. Per the report, we would have saved $74 billion if our admin costs were still at the year 2000 level. If we spent the same as Canada per capita on health care, we would have saved $154 billion."'); return false;">...
38285 3 days ago Joan Miles It's past time and it's the right thing to do!
38284 5 days ago Rondel Lashley
38283 5 days ago David Villalpando
38282 5 days ago Brian Venable
38281 1 week ago Mark Teig
38280 1 week ago Jim Altree
38279 2 weeks ago Bernadette Webster
38278 3 weeks ago Anthony Baldari
38277 3 weeks ago Raymond Arent
38276 3 weeks ago Kahlil Arnone
38275 4 weeks ago Anonymous disfunctional cost of healthcare & lack of access in US is disgraceful
38274 4 weeks ago Lisa Galminas
38273 4 weeks ago Anonymous
38272 1 month ago Sheila Ary We should be ashamed of our current profit-making health care system and should move to a coverage for all system, where no-one is left out because of lack of funds.
38271 1 month ago Mark Teig
38270 1 month ago Jennifer Blando
38269 1 month ago Chhristine Adams Pass single-player national health insurance H.R. 676. Insurance companies are destroying our health care system. They are unnecessary middle men who don't do anything that we can't do better withou...
38268 1 month ago Joy Chambers
38267 1 month ago Frank D. Colantuono
38266 1 month ago Anonymous
38265 1 month ago Ken Maurice
38264 1 month ago Marilyn Whiting
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