Phone Script – Health Care Emergency Guarantee Act

Hello, my name is ____ , i live at ____, and I am one of your constituents.

I am calling to urge you to support the Health Care Emergency Guarantee Act sponsored by Senator Bernie Sanders and Representative Pramila Jayapal. The Act would use Medicare to cover all healthcare expenses for the duration of the crisis. By using Medicare, we could quickly and efficiently expand coverage and streamline payments through a single system to hospitals and health care providers.

The more than tens of thousands uninsured, underinsured, and unemployed Americans cannot wait for healthcare. We must slow the spread of the coronavirus and provide care for those who fall ill. Please take immediate action to lessen the harm caused by this crisis and extend health care coverage to all until the pandemic has passed.

This is important to me personally becauseā€¦.