In a new statement, the AFL-CIO states that “our core goal…is to move expeditiously toward a single-payer system, like Medicare for All.”
California's Current Healthcare System is 'Woefully Incomplete'
Urgent Action Needed
Take Action! Speaker Anthony Rendon moved to keep SB 562 in the Rules Committee, preventing the Assembly from voting on the single payer healthcare bill.
Guaranteed Healthcare Rocks!
“Schoolhouse Rock!”-inspired video exposes insurance industry “Middleman.”
Their Numbers and Ours
Americans rallying against the mean-spirited Republican proposals want more than just to protect the status quo. They are demanding the right to healthcare.
Sign the Petition... and More!
Two super simple and important actions you can take right now to move SB 562 forward.
New Findings: SB 562 to Cut State Healthcare Spending by 18%
Big healthcare savings for California families and businesses.
New Poll Reveals Huge Support for Medicare for All Bill
Support for a Medicare For All bill in California is overwhelming, according to a new poll.
Single Payer In California?
Some say we cannot afford SB 562. Dr. Paul Song makes it clear that we can no longer afford not to.
California's Golden Healthcare Opportunity
As the 6th largest economy, California needs to think boldly and look at what all major industrialized nations do.
Labor’s Power and the Medicare for All Struggle
A recent article from Truthout emphasizes the critical need to make "links to labor struggles by health care workers — and bringing unions into the...
California Governor Hopefuls Debate Single Payer Healthcare
AFL-CIO: We Support Medicare for All
Resources for SB 562
Below are links to PDFs of frequently-requested resources for SB 562. Not seeing what you're looking for, email us and we'll track it down! For Labor:...
Proposition 186: California Health Security Act (1994)
Multiemployer Plans, Taft-Hartley Funds, and Single Payer Healthcare
Healthcare in California is More Than 70% Publicly Funded
How a Medicare for All, Single Payer Program Can Ease the Mental Health Crisis
Medicare For All Weekend of Action
Join healthcare justice activists for a statewide weekend of action for Medicare for All.
Healthcare for All Is in Danger
Garden Party 2017: Healthcare at the Crossroads
About Our Speakers Program
Please encourage your union to request one of Labor United for Universal Healthcare's speakers. Our speakers are union member activists, trained and prepared with materials to give educational workshops on our healthcare system and the challenges the labor movement faces maintaining or winning quality healthcare for members.