For Immediate Release
Nurses Plan Huge Final Push for Sanders in Las Vegas
Big Get Out the Caucus Effort Thursday Through Saturday
LAS VEGAS - Registered nurses, who have been campaigning for Sen. Bernie Sanders in Nevada since September, will carry out a big final push leading up to the Nevada caucuses February 20 with a large get out the caucus effort Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
Some 200 RNs from around the U.S. will join the effort in which nurses will spread out around the Las Vegas area knocking on doors, reminding voters of how to caucus, and urging them to caucus for Sanders.
Thursday, February 18 – 8:30 a.m., caucus and canvas training, Flamingo Hotel, 3555 S Las Vegas Blvd., El Dorado Ballroom. 10 a.m., nurses depart from hotel to canvas around Las Vegas
Friday, February 19 – 10 a.m., nurses canvassing, leaving from Flamingo Hotel, 3555 S Las Vegas Blvd., 3555 S Las Vegas Blvd.
Saturday, February 20 – 8:30 a.m., caucus day, nurses get out the caucus, beginning at 8:30 a.m., from Flamingo Hotel, 3555 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
This is the world we live in. This is the world we cover.
Because of people like you, another world is possible. There are many battles to be won, but we will battle them together—all of us. Common Dreams is not your normal news site. We don't survive on clicks. We don't want advertising dollars. We want the world to be a better place. But we can't do it alone. It doesn't work that way. We need you. If you can help today—because every gift of every size matters—please do. Without Your Support We Simply Won't Exist.
National Nurses United, with close to 185,000 members in every state, is the largest union and professional association of registered nurses in US history.