Martha Koester, a former Chair of the 11th LD, testified in front of the WA State Health Care Wellness Committee on February 1st, 2013.
The WA State Health Care Wellness Committee, with all 9 Democrat and 3 of 8 Republican Representatives attending, listened to public testimony concerning House Bill 1085. The SB 5224 is the companion bill in the Senate cosponsored by Senator Bob Hasagawa. These bills are derived from Vermont’s Green Mountain Care legislation and will provide single payer health care for all Washington residents. They implement provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, AKA Obama Care. Washington Health Security Trust is supporting passage of these bills and solicit your participation.
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