Tag: AB2200

AB2200 is the number for the CalCare bill introduced in February 2024. See the tag on social media: IG:#AB2200 X:#AB2200

  • API for CalCare AB 2200 Support Letter to the CA Assembly Committee on Health

    April 17, 2024 The Honorable Mia BontaChair, Assembly Health Committee1021 N Street, Suite 390Sacramento, 95814 RE: SUPPORT AB 1400, the Guaranteed Health Care for All Act (CalCare) Dear Assemblymember Bonta, RE: AB 2200 (Kalra) – SUPPORT: As a statewide network of advocates for equitable healthcare for all, Asians and Pacific Islanders for CalCare supports AB…

  • CalCare AB2200 Reading Group Meeting 2

    JK asked meeting participants to add notes to the text. Some are on there, but there’s a bit more to come. When they’re done, they’ll be copied over to this page and linked out. Link to view or comment on Chapter 1 Link to view or comment on Chapter 2 Take Action Alert to all:…

  • CalCare AB2200 Reading Group, Meeting 1 Notes

    Bill Text Notes LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL’S DIGESTAB 2200, as introduced, Kalra. Guaranteed Health Care for All. assemblymember Ash Kalra Existing federal law, the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), requires each state to establish an American Health Benefit Exchange to facilitate the purchase of qualified health benefit plans by qualified individuals and qualified small…

  • CalCare AB2200 Reading Group

    This group will be reading the text of AB2200. Join us for peer-supported study and education. (You don’t need to be Asian or Pacific Islander to participate.) Schedule Sundays at 3pm. Sign up with the form above to be put on the list, making sure to accept emails, to get a link to the Signal…

  • CalCare Will Address Mental Healthcare Disparities Faced by Asians and Pacific Islander Americans

    Asians and Pacific Islanders are among the most underfunded demographic groups in the United States. For so many carrying inter-generational trauma from war, persistent scapegoating and Model Minority Myth propaganda, we must increase the dialogue around these disparities and win CalCare, which will provide the means to begin correcting them. “According to the National Alliance…

  • CalCare Endorsers

    More than 100 organizations, including Indigenous groups, have endorsed CalCare / AB2200 so far and the list keeps growing! The CalCare campaign is endorsed by: ACLU California ActionAIM AssociatesAlameda County Homeless Action CenterAmerican Progressive AllianceAPI for CalCare (Asians & Pacific Islanders for CalCare)AWARE-LA/WP4BLBay Area for BernieBe A HeroBerkeley Federation of TeachersBlack Lives Matter CABlue Dog…

  • Plugin Block Test Page

    Testing Social Hashtag Shortcodes: Source code for the above: Social Hashtag shortcodes have three attributes: tag, text, and target. Tag is required, and it’s the tag used on the social media site. Text overrides the default text, which is “Service:#tag”. Target can be ignored. The Tag shortcode links the word to the tag’s page on…

  • AB 2200/CalCare Timetable

    Build grassroots power and independent lobby efforts to advance the cause of Single-Payer healthcare reform in CA Note: The first stop in the Assembly Committee on Health will probably occur that week ahead of the April 26 deadline.

  • CalCare Resources

    Tools for Building a Movement to Win Single-Payer Reform AB 2200/CalCare Fact Sheet: Click here for PDF CNA CalCare ToolkitPetition, Flyers, Training, etc. API for CalCare half-sheet with email list sign-up QR code flyer (PDF) HC4US CalCare Toolkit Small Businesses for CalCare Legislative Contacts Find your CA Assemblymember https://www.assembly.ca.gov/assemblymembers Find your CA Senator https://www.senate.ca.gov/senators?sortbydistrict=ASC Contact…

  • Critical Analysis of SB 770

    An analysis of SB 770, a multi-payer, anti-single-payer bill The term, “Unified Health Care Financing” is used 15 times, including the title of the bill. “Single-payer” is mentioned once after “including among other options”: https://legiscan.com/CA/text/SB770/2023 Assembly Committee on Appropriations Analysis: https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billAnalysisClient.xhtml?bill_id=202320240SB770# SB 770 is NOT a single-payer bill. Instead of actual single-payer policy, it proposes…