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Mar
31
Tue
2:00 pm Alzheimer’s Planning Group Yakim... @ The Harman Center Ballroom
Alzheimer’s Planning Group Yakim... @ The Harman Center Ballroom
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Washington State’s Alzheimer’s Disease Working Group is hosting Community Meetings.  The group is developing our first state plan to address dementia.  The group is looking into the needs of people with dementia, the services available[...]
Apr
1
Wed
11:30 am Aging Caucus Meeting @ 2nd Flr. Conf. Rm
Aging Caucus Meeting @ 2nd Flr. Conf. Rm
Apr 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
 
1:30 pm Alzheimer’s Planning Group Seatt... @ College Center Bldg CC1161
Alzheimer’s Planning Group Seatt... @ College Center Bldg CC1161
Apr 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Washington State’s Alzheimer’s Disease Working Group is hosting Community Meetings.  The group is developing our first state plan to address dementia.  The group is looking into the needs of people with dementia, the services available[...]

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    Moneytree leads push to loosen state’s payday-lending law

    Washington’s payday lenders have lost three-quarters of their business in the five years since a tough new state law restricting the high-cost loans marketed to poor families took effect. Now the industry, led by Seattle-based Moneytree, is lobbying state lawmakers to revamp the law. Lenders are backing

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    State Alzheimer’s Planning Group Seeks Public Input

    Washington State's Alzheimer's Disease Working Group is hosting  Community Meetings.  The group wants to hear about what's  needed and what could be improved to better help people with dementia and their family caregivers.  Public input will be used to shape strategic plans and policies. In person

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  • Single payer health care
    Medicare for All

    Universal health care, Improved Medicare for All, will establish cost efficiency that eliminates major medical bills and medical-related bankruptcies. It will simplify our way of paying for health care and lower the total cost for the United States. It will be good for the physical and financial health

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