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Save Medicaid in Michigan! With Debbie Dingell

Date: 
Mon, Oct 16, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

City:

Come join a panel discussion and press conference with Rep. Debbie Dingell, State. Rep. Ronnie Peterson, and Councilman Peter Murdock on the potentially devastating cuts coming from Trump's proposed budget.

The proposed federal budget seeks to cut $700 billion from Medicaid. This will devastate seniors, disabled adults, children, and low income workers who depend on Medicaid.

64% of seniors in nursing homes rely on Medicaid

50% of all births in the US covered by Medicaid.

Location: 
Community Alliance
Address: 
301 W Michigan Ave, Ste 102, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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MMG Civic Engagement Workshop & Lunch

Date: 
Sat, Sep 30, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us at Avery's Tavern on Saturday, September, 30th, for lunch as we discuss the best ways to engage our representatives, from Congress all the way down to City Council-- with special guest Representative Christine Greig (D-Farmington Hills).

We will also be discussing healthcare, as the State House looks at the Healthcare Bill of Rights and establishing a prescription drug consumer protection bureau; and as the GOP in Washingtn try to once again dismantle the ACA.

Location: 
2086 Crooks Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48309-3200, United States

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Watch Party: Healthcare Debate

Date: 
Mon, Sep 25, 2017 - 8:45pm to 11:00pm

City:

Join us to watch Senators Bernie Sanders and Amy Klobuchar debate healthcare with Senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy aired on CNN this Monday, September 25th.

Before the debate starts at 9pm, we will be having a candidate Meet & Greet in Okemos. See our events page to RSVP to that event.

PARKING: The watch party will be hosted at Kelly & Zack's house on Kalamazoo. Park on side street (Jones) or drive down ally behind the house & park in empty lot next to the house.

Location: 
1114 E Kalamazoo St Lansing, MI 48912

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Say No to Graham Cassidy and Protect Our Healthcare Rally

Date: 
Mon, Sep 25, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

City:

Meet at Bucky Harris Park and bring your signs. Let's show the 7th district cares about healthcare. We will not let them take our healthcare away quietly.

Co hosted by Michigan United and We the People.

https://www.facebook.com/events/462123317520044/

Location: 
Bucky Harris Park
Address: 
190 W Michigan Ave, Jackson, Michigan 49201

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EVENT CANCELLED: STOP TrumpCare - Last Chance

Date: 
Wed, Sep 27, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

City:

Wednesday 6 pm protest cancelled. See following note from the protest organizers. As the note says, our Indivisible Fighting #9 meeting at the First United Methodist Church of Ferndale at 7 pm will start with a celebration. You are welcome to join us for the celebration and/or meeting.

Location: 
Corner of Woodward Ave. and Leroy in Ferndale

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Rally to Oppose the Graham-Cassidy Bill

Date: 
Tue, Sep 26, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

City:

Join us in rallying against TrumpCare (in the form of the Graham-Cassidy bill which is a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.) The bill is worse than previous TrumpCare bills.

Please bring a sign with either of these simple words:

1 - Reject TrumpCare
or
2 - Save My Life

The rally is in front of Rep. Dave Trott's district office. Plan to park and meet at the Troy Commons Plaza between 11:30 - 11:45. The plaza is 100 yards east of the rally. Do not park in front of the bank.

Location: 
Congressman Dave Trott's District Office: 625 E. Big Beaver Rd., Troy MI 48083 US

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Indivisible Fighting #9 Mtg.

Date: 
Wed, Sep 27, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

Review recent events and discuss upcoming actions to resist the Trump agenda. Health care and the budget likely to be on the agenda. Will include a discussion of responding to the decision of Senator Peters and Senator Stabenow not to hold town hall meetings or forums.

Come in door next to the parking lot. Go down the stairs. Turn right. We'll be in room 101. NOTE: The entry door is locked. We will check the door between 6:50 and 7:10 for people who don't have the entry code.

Location: 
First United Methodist Church of Ferndale, MI
Address: 
22331 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, Michigan 48220

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Healthcare Town Hall

Date: 
Sat, Sep 9, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Join State Rep. Christine Greig, State Rep. Robert Wittenberg, State Rep. Adam Zemke and policy expert Charles Gaba for a discussion on healthcare.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1940387212953922/

Location: 
Birmingham Unitarian Church
Address: 
38651 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48304

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Town hall with John Conyers and Bernie Sanders

Date: 
Tue, Aug 22, 2017 - 7:00pm

City:

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, the Vermont congressman who won Michigan's presidential primary in 2016, will join U.S. Rep. John Conyers in Detroit on Aug. 22 for a town hall meeting on health care and jobs.

The town hall meeting is free and open to the public.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/143679

Location: 
Fellowship Chapel: 7707 W. Outer Drive, Detroit MI 48235 US

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Rally For Universal Healthcare

Date: 
Wed, Aug 16, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

Join Labor Campaign for Single Payer, as we work to build a coalition to advance the fight for universal healthcare!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1933975306818358/

Location: 
350 E. Michigan Ave. Kalamazoo, Mi.

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