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In keeping with the request of Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, and Bernie Sanders that Democrats make Sunday, January 15th into a Day of Action—“Our First Stand: Save Health Care”—the Tompkins County Democratic Committee’s Issues Committee is collaborating with the Tompkins County Progressives to produce:

“ACA, Medicare and Social Security Learn-In”

Sunday, January 15, from 4 till 5:30 PM

Unitarian Church Annex (208 E. Buffalo Street, Ithaca)

The event will feature speakers, facts and figures from NYS HCAN health care coalition, and ideas for direct action.

All are welcome to this free, educational, and inspirational event.

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