Health Care - The People's Voice08/29/09 Mary Glenney and Arlene Engelhardt
From A Woman's Point of View
Jane Hamsher, American film producer, author and blogger. As a filmmaker, her best known film is Natural Born Killers.
But we talked to her in her capacity as founder and publisher of the progressive blog, FireDogLake. She is sitting by her fireplace with her dog watching the Lakers. This progressive blog is perhaps one of the most interactive and stimulating in the blogosphere. With twitter, they managed to get the most up to date accounts of the Plame affair.
Hear her talk about what people, particularly progressives, need to do now regarding health care legislation.
Websites where you can access emails as they are or edit to your liking on this issue and others include:
* www.michaelmoore.com/sicko. Go to "What Can I Do?"
* www.now.org; * www.momsrising.org; * www.pnhp.org.
Phone numbers to call your congressperson and senator toll free:
* 1-800-828-0498, * 1-866-338-1015, * 1-800-473-6711, * 1-866-220-0044.
Representative Conyers' single payer bill in the house is H.R. 676.
Email for Senator Nelson can be accessed at billnelson.senate.gov - at this point he says he favors incremental introduction of health care.
Email congresspeople at writerep.house.gov.