Economic Cost

Calling for Medicaid Expansion in PA

Calling for Medicaid Expansion in PA

Right now, Pennsylvania has a historic opportunity to offer 800,000 Pennsylvanians health insurance through Medicaid Expansion. This will provide peace of mind for thousands of low-income families and individuals, AND create hundreds of jobs, save the state billions of dollars, and strengthen our economy.

Basket of Sorrows: Candle of Hope - Vigil for a Faithful Budget

Monday, November 21, 2011 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Basket of Sorrows – Light of Hope

On November 21st at 5:30pm, as part of a national Faithful Budget action, Pittsburgh will hold a vigil at the Occupy site to call on Congress to create a just and compassionate federal budget.

The report by the Congressional “super committee” is due around Thanksgiving and there are concerns that cuts to major safety net programs with be on the chopping block. Now is the time for people to stand in opposition to these cuts.

Forum-What is the Real Cost of War

Sunday, September 26, 2010 - 4:00pm

$3.00/gallon?
What is the REAL cost of oil?

Destruction of the Environmnet
Tax subsidies to petroleam companies
Foreign Wars and Occupation
Climate Change
Goverernment Corruption

How can we survive the oil economy?
Join Southsiders for Peace
the BUC Green Sanctuary Group
and Unity in Diversity
for a lively Forum on this topic.

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