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The COVID-19 pandemic revealed that our own health depends on the health of the person next to us. Ensuring that others can get needed care protects us and our communities.
The Health Care Emergency Guarantee Act would guarantee necessary health care, including prescription drugs, to everyone at no cost to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic.
UVI along with our parent organization, People's Action are one of the original sponsors of the People’s Bailout principles, which include:
We also urge our elected officials to adhere to the following additional principles:
Essential workers are on the frontlines of this pandemic, and many are working in high-risk conditions without appropriate equipment, safety standards, or job protections. Workers who remain on the job without the ability to telework during this emergency include doctors, nurses, home care workers and other healthcare workers, grocery store and drug store employees, domestic workers, food service workers, federal, state, and municipal employees, janitorial staff, farm workers, delivery drivers, warehouse workers, transportation workers, and child care workers. These workers put their health on the line when they go to work every day.
BEHIND THE CURTAIN
The Corporate Plot to Upend Democracy The Report out today - Exposing Corporate $$$ to upend our democracy and derail our collective future:
We are people fighting for our lives and a better future. We are fighting for:
increasing taxes for corporations and the ultra-rich;
lowering drug prices;
providing affordable healthcare;
investing in public and affordable housing;
tackling climate change; and
providing a pathway to citizenship for undocumented people.
But corporations are working hard to derail critical provisions in the $3.5