“Sicko” to Sacto

Further boosting the publicity and perhaps credibility of his new project, Michael Moore will testify at a California legislative briefing on his new documentary “Sicko” on June 12.

Given its emphasis on the campaign trail, with candidates unveiling variations on health care reform, there will be plenty of material ripe for Moore’s comment.

The briefing is sponsored by state Sen. Sheila Kuehl, chair of the Senate health committee, who is pushing a new healthcare reform bill.

Moore will follow up his visit with a rally on the steps on the state capitol that features the group Physicians for a National Health Program. That evening he’ll screen “Sicko” for RN’s. doctors and others.The California Nurses Assn. and the National Nurses Assn. Organizing Committee also is involved in promoting the film as well as Kuehl’s bill and a national effort to establish a single payer system.

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