The mission of the JwJ Health Care Committee is to promote health care as a human right at the local, national and state level. To defend union health plans and fight for fair, equitable and comprehensive health care, covering everyone and paid for with public funds. We have been holding monthly actions for #M4ANow.
Medicare for All Rally and March – SAVE THE DATE!
Mark your calendars NOW for a big Medicare for All Rally on Saturday, July 24, at 12 noon, at Shemanski Park in the South Park Blocks. We’ll be joining dozens of cities around the country holding events on this date to demand Medicare for All!
JWJ Health Care Committee is collaborating with a number of other organizations planning the rally, including Portland DSA and the Physicians for a National Health Program. Or Click Here to fill out the interest form!
The Health Care Committee meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 5:30-7pm. Our next meeting is July 20th.
Click Hereto send an email to the Health Care Committee chairperson to get on the committee’s email list and for information on how to join the virtual meeting.
If you would like to get involved with the Health Care Committee please contact us by submitting the form below.
Portland Jobs with Justice is a coalition of over 100 labor, faith, community and student organizations and individual activists taking action for workers rights and economic justice, especially with those most marginalized by our economic system such as people of color, immigrants, LGBTQ. More…
PASS THE PRO ACT
Rally for Workers’ RightsAugust 10, 2021 at 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmNorth Park Blocks, 235 NW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97209, USALet’s get together to show support for the many workers in and around Portland who are fighting for something: a union, a contract, or — like Powell’s workers — fighting to defend the contract they worked hard to secure. When Powell’s made the decision to deny laid-off workers their contractually mandated recall rights, they joined…
Health Care Committee MeetingAugust 17, 2021 at 5:30 pm – 7:00 pmZoom MeetingsClick Here to send an email to the Health Care Committee chairperson for information on how to join by teleconference.