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Vote Nurse Values: Endorsed Maine Candidates

EMILY CAIN, D-MAINE 2ND DISTRICT

Emily supports our national RN-to-patient ratio bill (H.R. 1602) which would create a single standard of safe staffing in every hospital across the country. We know that safe staffing truly saves lives. Emily also supports Medicare for All and holding Wall Street accountable through The Robin Hood Tax — a tiny tax on Wall Street. One of her top goals is to stop our jobs from going overseas and opposes unfair trade deals like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

See all the State endorsed candidates: http://www.nationalnursesunited.org/maine-endorsements
Vote Emily Cain for Congress


From the picket line

MSNA nurses held a strike on July 22 and 23 for safe staffing at The Aroostook County Medical Center. This action represents an ongoing struggle and the nurses are demanding that enough nurses are hired to be able to deliver safe and effective care to the community.


TAMC Nurses to March For Safe Staffing, Safe Patient Care

Nurses at TAMC in Presque Isle delivered a strike pledge to the CEO. "We need more nurses at the bedside to be able to give the kind of care we want to patients in this community." Nurses will be holding a march on June 9th in downtown Presque Isle. Press Release >>

Nurses at TAMC in Presque Isle delivered a strike pledge to the CEO.

 

MSNA Conferences, May 2016

Over 120 RNs from around the state met for two days attending NNOC CE classes and sharing stories and ideas

 


 

MAINE Press Releases

Nurses Host Film Screening Event to Support Clear Skies Ordinance

Nurses Host Film Screening Event to Support Clear Skies Ordinance

The Maine State Nurses Association/National Nurses United will hold an event Dec. 7, featuring the film This Changes Everything, to raise funds for the City of Portland's Clear Skies Ordinance Defense Fund. —Maine State Nurses Association, 11/30/16 More »

MAINE News

Maine nurses oppose Pacific trade pact’s gifts to billionaire drug companies

Maine nurses oppose Pacific trade pact’s gifts to billionaire drug companies

Nurses are patient advocates — and by extension advocates for our patients’ families and our communities — and today we are sounding an alert on theTrans-Pacific Partnership, an international agreement that puts the public health of Maine, and the nation, at risk. —Cokie Giles, Special to the BDN / Bangor Daily News, 01/22/16 More »

MAINE Blog

Honor Dr. King’s fight for economic justice with tax on Wall Street

Honor Dr. King’s fight for economic justice with tax on Wall Street

From Maine to California, nurses, students, HIV/AIDS and community activists, took to the streets today calling on Congress to fulfill the quest of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s fight for economic justice by enacting a tax on Wall Street speculation to fund efforts to reverse inequality. "The Inclusive Prosperity Act would make Dr. King proud," said Rep. Keith Ellison at a kick off press conference in Washington against the backdrop of the U.S. Capitol. —National Nurses United, 04/04/14 More »


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