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Muskegon Labor Council endorses HR 676, national single payer legislation

Ryan Bennett, Chair of the Lakeshore Community Labor Council in Muskegon, reports that his council has endorsed HR 676, Expanded and Improved Medicare for All, national single payer legislation.

“We believe that the only long term solution to affordable health care in this country is single payer. Our members are tired of seeing our already dwindling take home pay eaten up by unsustainable increases in health care costs,” said Bennett. The labor council represents multiple unions along Michigan’s west coast.

The Lakeshore Community Labor Council is the 155th council in the nation to endorse HR 676 and the 6th one in the state of Michigan to do so.

The resolution passed by the Lakeshore Community Labor Council is reprinted below:

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