Wilkins, a volunteer with the Mahoning Valley Organizing Collaborative, was one of several local people who shared stories about how the current health-care system has negatively impacted their lives. About 100 people attended the 90-minute gathering, sponsored by MVOC.
The collaborative, established in March 2008, seeks to unite churches, neighborhood groups, schools and others to work toward improving the quality of life in urban areas throughout Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties.
You’ve got to admire the artlessness of these guys: “organizing” and “collaborative” in the same title. The only way they could beat that would be to use “People’s Soviet” instead. Apparently he managed to hide the meeting from the Big Bad Teabaggers. I note that he spoke at an ELCA Lutheran Church. Germany had Lutherans like that once too.
Headline: “Ryan: ‘Insurance nightmare in America is over’”. The freedom nightmare in America is just begun.