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Rev. Heyward Wiggins testifies before Congress

April 25, 2007

Rev. Heyward Wiggins, of Camden Churches Organized for People, represented the PICO National Network today in testimony before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Health. He spoke about the moral imperative to provide health insurance coverage to all the nation's children and urged Congress to move quickly to deliver on its commitment of $50 billion in additional resources for SCHIP reauthorization. A webcast of today's hearing can be seen Children's Health First Act in both chambers of Congress.