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Vermillion County Federation of Labor Endorses HR 676, national single payer

Original Article on Daily Kos

Michael Dodge, President of the Vermillion County Federation of Labor in Danville, Illinois, reports that his labor council has endorsed HR 676, Expanded and Improved Medicare for All, the single payer legislation sponsored by Congressman John Conyers of Michigan.

The council, which represents 13 local unions, is active in social movements for workers and holds one of the largest Labor Day parades in Illinois outside of Chicago. President Dodge is the Steward of United Steelworkers Local 972 which represents the workers at Bunge of North America where he has worked for 25 years.

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