Both of our events were successful beyond our dreams. It was exhilarating. There was more news coverage, but I believe those listed below will tell our story.
Rep. John Conyers Speaks at IUS
Conyers was magnificent! Stone educated with humor, and Fegan moved us with her passion. We all learned a lot. Hearts are lifted and possibilities are endless. Southern Indiana and Kentucky are energized and our new group in Lexington is getting off the ground.
Congressman Yarmuth’s introduction of Congressman Conyers–May 30 in New Albany
http://s285.photobucket.com/albums/ll80/HillbillReport/Healthcare053009/?action=view¤t=DSC03612.jpg Photos of the May 30 New Albany, IN/Louisville, KY single payer event with Congressman Conyers, Dr. Claudia Fegan, Dr. Rob Stone, chaired by The Rev. A. David Bos. Over 150 people attended. This is one of the 10 national single payer seminars supported by the Presbyterian Church USA. The event was sponsored by Kentuckians for Single Payer Healthcare, Hoosiers for a Commonsense Health Plan, and Physicians for a National Health Program-KY.
Congressman John Conyers at the May 30 event. This is a 9 and a half minute video.
http://www.courier-journal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009905310409 The Courier-Journal article on the May 30 event. Photo gallery at C-J with 13 photos of Conyers, Yarmuth, Drs. Stone & Fegan, etc. at http://www.courier-journal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009905310409
Courier-Journal article of the 150 protesters at Humana in Louisville, KY on Thurs. May 28. http://www.courier-journal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009905290345
http://hillbillyreport.org/diary/156/single-payer-healthcare-rally-in-louisville-kentucky Photos and video of the May 28 “Patients not Profits” rally in Louisville KY at the Humana bldg.
http://s285.photobucket.com/albums/ll80/HillbillReport/Healthcare052809/?action=view¤t=DSC03532.jpg Photos of May 28 Demonstration at Humana
Bill Londrigan, President of the Kentucky AFL-CIO, at the May 28 Humana protest
Rocky Comito, President of Local 862, UAW, at the May 28 Humana protest
http://www.whas11.com/news/local/stories/whas11-topstory-090528-humana-protest.259131a9.html WHAS TV story on May 28 protest at Humana
http://www.fox41.com/Global/story.asp?S=10439439 WDRB TV, Fox 41, Coverage of the Humana protest, with David Ross Stevens of Kentuckians for Single Payer Healthcare
http://www.wfpl.org/CMS/?p=5772 WFPL, Public Radio coverage of the May 28 demonstration at Humana