The Washington State Senior Citizens' Foundation will hold their 2017 Annual Fall Conference on Thursday October 19, 2017, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm at Hotel Murano, 1320 Broadway Plaza, Tacoma, WA 98402
The American Health Care Act (www.congress.gov) passed the House on May 4. It now includes an amendment that gives states a waiver to both remove the essential health benefits and to let insurers charge sicker people more, if the state creates a high-risk pool.
Amid disagreements and accusations of game-playing, a two-year capital budget that would have spent more than $4 billion on projects across the state failed to get through. http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/blame-flies-as-washington-legislature-adjourns-3rd-special-session/
Gov. Jay Inslee signed the two year operating budget Friday night as the fiscal year came to a close. “I am proud to sign a historic budget that fully funds our schools for the first time in more than 30 years,” Inslee said. “This budget, at long last, meets our constitutional obligations to fully
Earlier this month when insurers submitted their 2018 coverage plans to the Insurance Commissioner’s office, none offered to cover Klickitat and Grays Harbor counties for individual health care plans. Johnson, R-Yakima, said he’s been working with Rep. Eileen Cody, D-West Seattle, chair