A luncheon and forum to discuss the Medicare for All issue will be held on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at the Brookland Banquet and Conference Center, located at 1066 Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia, SC. The luncheon and forum will begin at noon and end at 1:30 p.m.

The Medicare for All luncheon is an opportunity for community members, elected officials, and community, civic and religious organizations to learn more about Medicare for All as a critical public policy issue. Attendees will hear from a number of speakers who will discuss the crisis in health care access and affordability and how Medicare for All can address these critical issues. Speakers will also hear about the Medicare for All – South Carolina campaign.

The moderator will be James L. Felder, President/CEO, Voter Education Project. Speakers include: * Minority Leader J. Todd Rutherford, Richland District 74

* Representative Jerry N. Govan Jr., District 95

* Charles Brave, President, SC AFL-CIO

* Willie Legette, Lead Organizer, Medicare for All – SC

Registration required. Please contact James Felder at (803) 252-6566 to register or for more information. This event is sponsored by the Debs-Jones-Douglass Institute.

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