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Wednesday, November 28, 2007

How Did Canada Get Single Payer Health Care?

By Keith Schmitz

Here's your opportunity to find out.

James Clancy, president of Canada's National Union of Public and General Employees with be speaking tonight, November 28th, at North Shore Presbyterian Church in Shorewood (click here for map).

Focus of his talk will be how their health care system came about, with implications on how Wisconsin could lead the way.

As you know by now, Canada is able to deliver better health care to a greater percentage of their people at a lower cost than the way we do this in the US. Plus, Canadians don't go broke paying for health care at this time of great stress.

Pundits tell us it is politically impossible to make the change, but no doubt Canadian reformers heard the same thing when they started to fix their system.

The event starts at 7:00 pm. doors open at 6:30, and enter NSPC through the northeast door.

Click here for more info.

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