A Town Hall on “Medicare For All” will be held in Ypsilanti on Saturday.Â The panel discussion and audience Q & A will feature Congresswoman Debbie Dingell, State Representatives Yousef Rabhi and Ronnie Peterson, and State SenatorÂ Jeff Irwin.Â Â Irwin joined WEMU’s David Fair to discuss how the need for, and the barriers to, a path forward to national health care coverage.Â
“Medicare For All” Town Hall:Â 5-7 pm Saturday, July 13th at Mckenny Hall on the Eastern Michigan University Campus.Â
In February of this year, Reps.Â Debbie DingellÂ andÂ Pramila JayapalÂ introduced theÂ Medicare for All Act of 2019Â with more than 100 co-sponsors. The bill would improve and expand access to medicare so that every American has access to quality, affordable healthcare.
Join Rep. Dingell, Rep. Jayapal, and representatives from Washtenaw County to learn more about the fight for Medicare for All at the federal and state levels and to ask any questions you may have!
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â€” David Fair is the WEMU News Director and host of Morning Edition on WEMU.Â You can contact David atÂ 734.487.3363, on twitterÂ @DavidFairWEMU, or email him atÂ email@example.com