OTHER PROMINENT SPEAKERS TO INCLUDE CALIFORNIA LT. GOV. NEWSOM, JANE SANDERS, NINA TURNER, AND VAN JONES AT CNA CONFERENCE
Fresh off the introduction of S. 1804, the Medicare for All Act of 2017, co-sponsored by one-third of the Senate Democratic Caucus, Sen. Bernie Sanders will highlight the 2017 Convention of the California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee Thursday, September 21 and Friday, September 22 in San Francisco.
Jane Sanders, California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, and Our Revolution President Nina Turner, and commentator Van Jones will also address the convention.
What: CNA/NNOC/NNU Convention
When: Thursday, September 21-Friday, September 22
Where: San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission St., San Francisco
Friday, September 22
- California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, CNA endorsed candidate for California Governor in 2018, Friday, September 22, 9:30 a.m.
- Sen. Bernie Sanders, one week after the introduction of his national Medicare for all legislation, will address nurse delegates Friday, September 22, 1 p.m.
- Van Jones, commentator, co-founder Dream Corps, 6:45 p.m.
- Nina Turner, president of Our Revolution, an organization founded by leaders and activists of Sanders 2016 Presidential campaign, 7:15 p.m.