“This event is being posted on this web site given the strong support for single payer health care in this grassroots community, and the probability that some will be interested in ensuring their voice is heard by both the administration and Congress,” it said.
Bechler said that was understandable.
“I would think most of the people who end up at these Obama meetings support a single-payer system,” he said.
Other agencies who sponsored the protest include The California Alliance for Retired Americans, The California Nurses Association, and The SF Gray Panther. Spokespeople for all of the agencies said that the protest was a resounding success.