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June 1, 2009

Colorado Organizations Supporting Socialized Health Care

Filed under: Health Care — Sofie @ 3:29 pm
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The Colorado organizations listed below are among members of Health Care for America NOW (HCAN), a coalition of more than 1000 organizations that are working toward (more) government control of health care.

HCAN’s steering committee includes “ACORN, AFL-CIO, AFSCME, Americans United for Change, Campaign for America’s Future, Center for American Progress Action Fund, Campaign for Community Change, Children’s Defense Fund Action Council, Communications Workers of America,, NAACP, National Council of La Raza, National Education Association, National Women’s Law Center, SEIU, UFCW, USAction, and Working America” (“About Us“; emphasis added).  What does that tell you?

HCAN is planning to spend $82 million on advertising and lobbying.  Where did they get the money?

  • 9 to 5 Colorado
  • Colorado Acorn
  • Colorado Education Association
  • Colorado for Health Care
  • Colorado Jobs with Justice
  • Colorado Progressive Action (NWFCO/CCC)
  • Colorado Progressive Coalition
  • Essence of Illumination and Therapeutic Massage
  • Health Care for All Colorado
  • National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Assn
  • National Physicians Alliance
  • New Era Colorado
  • Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains
  • Progress Now Action
  • Rocky Mountain District Council of Labor
  • SEIU Local 105
  • Sisters of Color United for Education
  • Universalist Church of Greeley Social Justice Committee
  • Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom
  • United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7
  • Colorado Nurses Association
  • Colorado Coalition for the Medically Underserved
  • American Federation of Teachers
  • American Friends Service Committee
  • Colorado Voices for Coverage Coalition
  • Communication Workers of America
  • Democracia USA/ Democracia Ahora
  • Denver Area Labor Federation
  • Greeley Interfaith Association
  • Healthcare United
  • Jefferson Unitarian Church – Peace, Justice, Liberty Task Force
  • Lambda Community Center
  • Network of Spiritual Progressives
  • Northern Colorado Aids Project
  • Rights for All People/Derechos Para Todos
  • Colorado Nurses Association

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