‘Our First Stand’ Rallies Set from Coast to Coast. The web site has information and images you can use on social media.
Senator Berney Sanders rallies: “Day of Action” on the ACA (affordable care act). The closest rally is Seattle hosted by Senator Pramila Jayapal. Please leave a note if you find a livestream or televised version of any of these events!
NPR on this week’s confirmation hearings
Today in Seattle: Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal will host a rally to protect health care at the Westlake Park.
- About the event: A news release from Jayapal states, “This event is part of a national day of action to protect health care from President-elect Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans who have called to repeal the Affordable Care Act, privatize Medicare, make massive cuts to Medicaid, increase prescription drug prices and defund Planned Parenthood.”
- Time: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
- Place: Westlake Park
And in Olympia:
Nearly 700 people have marked they are interested in a Facebook event called “Olympia! Our first stand: Save health care.”
- About the event: Event organizers wrote that they are holding the rally because “it’s important to bring the American people together to fight” the proposal.
- Time: 12 p.m.
- Place: North steps of the legislative building