PRESS ADVISORY

4/5/2017

FREDERICK COUNTY PROGRESSIVES TO HOST A RALLY FOR HEALTHCARE FOR ALL THIS SATURDAY

On Saturday, April 8th, from 4:00-5:00 PM, the westernmost chapter of Progressive Maryland, the Frederick County Progressives and the Frederick chapter of Healthcare is a Human Right Maryland will host a march and Rally for Healthcare for All in downtown Frederick! The event will take place on a national day of action to raise awareness of and support for National, Improved Medicare for All, as outlined in Bill HR-676, as the solution we need to our systemic health insurance crisis. 

The rally will take pace at the Carroll Creek Park Amphitheater, with an alternate rain time/location at the C. Burr Artz Library Community Room from 3-4:30. Marchers will need to gather at 3pm at the Baker Park Bandshell

The rally will feature guest speakers such as Dr. Margaret Flowers (Healthcare is a Human Right Maryland), Mike Hersh of Progressive Democrats of America, and local Frederick healthcare providers and survivors of our broken insurance system.

For more information about the rally or the campaign, please contact Frederick County Progressives Chair, Beth Landry, RN via frederickprogressives@riseup.net or 443 366 9402, or Brittany Shannahan at Brittany@hchrmd.org or 443-592-5353.

Frederick County Libraries neither support or endorse the views of sponsors or presenters of this event (should the rain location be utilized).

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