Rally-Nurses during the National NNU March, Rally and Lobby Day

Rally-Nurses during the National NNU March, Rally and Lobby Day

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On Tues., June 7, from 11 AM to 5 PM, March with the Nurses during the National NNU March, Rally and Lobby Day. Meet at LAFAYETTE SQUARE, 16th & H Sts., NW, WDC (closest Metro stops: McPherson Square and Farragut West).  At 11:30 AM, buses depart -- box Lunches distributed – for a noon rally at UPPER SENATE PARK, 200 New Jersey Ave., NW.  Speakers will include Senators Bernie Sanders and Al Franken, your National Nurses United leadership, and others.  From 1 to 5 PM, there will lobby visits with members of Congress.  Also there will be a demonstration at the Chamber of Commerce to challenge its perspectives on nurse-to-patient staffing ratios, safe patient handling, guaranteed healthcare for all, save Social Security and collective bargaining Rights. RSVP to Sarah Frierson of NNU at sfrierson@nationalnursesunited.org.