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Explore our Policy Priorities
*NEW* In 2020, our Coalition members have been advocating for equitable COVID-19 relief with state, federal and local governments. Check out our work here!
See a summary of Having Our Say's 2019 policy priorities here!
In 2019, Having Our Say's advocacy priorities fall under five key policy areas:
HOS members continue to educate policymakers, our communities and the media about the impact of health policies on communities of color.
- We work collaboratively to develop an inclusive health equity agenda that reflects the needs of all our communities.
- We advocate for state-level systems and policy change in the state Capitol and in our communities.
- We build the capacity of new voices to join the fight through training and leadership development.