WHO: Council Members David A. Rivera and Rasheed N.C. Wyatt, Campaign for New York Health, Community Health Workers Network, Communication Workers of America, Citizen Action, New York State Nurses Association and others.
WHAT: New York Health Act is a bill that would create health insurance coverage for all New Yorkers and make health insurance cheaper for 98% of New York residents. The Buffalo Common Council supports the passage of the New York Health Act and calls on the State Legislature to act quickly to bring more affordable and better health care for New York.
WHEN: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 1 p.m. in 1417 City Hall (Council Conference Room, 1417, 14th Floor)
Contact: Clayton Hoyt
Common Council Press Information Officer