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Global HEALTH Act National Call-in Day: How Your Organization/School Can Participate
As of today, the global health community has secured seven co-sponsors for the Global HEALTH Act: Reps. John Conyers (MI), Lynn Woolsey (CA), Raul Grijalva (AZ), Keith Ellison (MN), John Garamendi (CA), Fortney Pete Stark (CA) and Diane Watson (CA).PHR wants to double this number —?and double it again. To gain more support for the GHA, PHR is organizing a Global HEALTH Act National Call-in Day on May 12th, International Nurses Day.So far, more than 15 organizations have pledged to participate. We'd love more. If your organization/school/workplace is interested in taking part, contact us at ghacallinday[at]phrusa[dot]org.And checkout the Call-in Day toolkit (doc), which contains all the information you'll need to organize a great call-in day. GHA National Call-in Day Toolkit (122.5 KiB, 4 hits)UPDATE, May 11: The Global HEALTH Act has garnered two?new co-sponsors: Reps. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (IL) and Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC).UPDATE, May 17: Four more co-sponsors have been added:?Sam Farr (CA), Maxine Waters (CA), Bobby Rush (IL), and James McGovern (MA).