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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