Just Harvest staff watched the attempted siege of the Capitol Building on January 6, as well as the paltry response, with utter horror but not surprise.
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The COVID-19 pandemic is a crisis of shocking proportion. We eagerly yearn for a return to normal, even as we picture what “a new normal” might require.
Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate are trying to ram through a disastrous health care bill this week. Bottom line? It would remove health coverage from 22 million Americans.
Today we’re launching Thirty Weeks of Action to celebrate our thirty years of service, policy advocacy, community education, and amplifying the voices of people in poverty.
Republican efforts are underway in the U.S. House of Representatives to gut the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid. Consider it a Reverse Robin Hood.
Enrollment begins December 1 for a new state healthcare coverage plan that goes into effect January 1. Healthy PA will provide free coverage to some of the state’s low-income and unemployed uninsured. It will also affect those already on Medicaid and other medical assistance programs. What you need to know.
Uninsured? If you missed the March 31 deadline to get health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), certain changes in your life since then could allow you to still sign up.
Please join members and friends of the United Steelworkers and Just Harvest at a rally this afternoon in front of the Allegheny County Jail in support of the jail’s health care staff who are trying to unionize.
Among the leaders of this union drive is our own Board President, Sister Barb Finch, who was fired last week by Corizon, the jail’s for-profit health care subcontractor – apparently in illegal retaliation for her organizing activity.
Support Sister Barb and all the Corizon workers.