Unions in Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and California have endorsed HR 676, single payer healthcare legislation introduced by Congressman John Conyers (D-MI).
In Vadnais Heights, Minnesota the Minnesota State Council of Machinists (IAM) endorsed HR 676 . This is the fourth IAM State Council to take this action.
In Butler, Pennsylvania, UAW Local 3303 with 1,300 active members and the Local 3303 Retirees Chapter with 1,600 members have endorsed the Conyers legislation.
In Santa Cruz, California, Local 3 of the University Professional and Technical Employees (UPTE), affiliated with the CWA, has also endorsed HR 676.