Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid on the Chopping Block!

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Sat, Apr 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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This forum features some powerful speakers:

1. Nancy Altman, the President of Social Security Works and the Chair of the Strengthen Social Security Coalition. She's co-author of the book "Why Social Security Isn't Going Broke and How Expanding It will Help Us All".
2. U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell
3. Senator Debbie Stabenow (invited)
4. Michigan Senator Vincent Gregory
5. Marjorie Mitchell, Executive Dir. Michigan Universal Health Care Access Network

Learn the latest schemes for cutting these three essential health and income benefits. President Trump's 2019 budget includes cuts in Social Security (including SSI and SSDI) Medicaid, and Medicare. Learn how we can fight back.

This forum is being co-sponsored by:
Michigan Alliance to Strengthen Social Security and Medicare, MichUHCAN; Women's International League for Peace and Freedom - Detroit Branch; Metro Detroit Democratic Socialists of America; Michigan Alliance of Retired Americans; Peace Action of Michigan; Public Citizens of Washtenaw; Southeast Michigan Jobs with Justice; Swords Into Plowshares Peace Center and Gallery; Detroit Area Peace with Justice Network; Gray Panthers of Metro Detroit.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/173222

Location: 
Royal Oak Community Center: 3500 Marais Ave, Royal Oak MI 48073 US

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