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Q&A about healthcare reform in Vermont to be held in Rutland

On Monday, October 1 at 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church in Rutland will host a program, Healthcare Reform in Vermont - Educational Update and Question & Answer Period. The event will take place in Nourse Hall, and will include a description of the national legislation, the American Affordable Care Act as well as Vermont's new Healthcare law, Act 48, which puts Vermont on the path to universal health care.

Much of the event will be a question and answer period with Senator Claire Ayer, Chair of the Senate Health and Welfare Committee, Addison County and Brandon Democrat; Senator Kevin Mullin, Vice Chair of the Senate Health and Welfare Committee, Rutland County Republican; Randal Smathers, Moderator.

The event is sponsored by the Rutland Healthcare is a Human Right Organizing Committee ,The Workers Center, The Unitarian Universalist Church of Rutland and the RRMC Nurses Union.

For additional information contact Tim Abraham at 802-558-0389.