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Juan Figueroa, left, Frank Alvardo, right (Melinda Tuhus photo)

At a pep rally for universal health care Wednesday night, Frank Alvarado said for the small Latino businesspeople he serves, health care reform is “desperately needed.” About 200 others at the event seemed to agree.

Alvarado joined a crowd for a Greater New Haven stop on a statewide “universal health care” tour that began this week.

The Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut is organizing the events to preview the outlines of a health care reform plan it will unveil next month in Hartford.

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