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The Stranger: Washington State Is One (Small) Step Closer to Single-Payer Healthcare

Reporter Rich Smith from long-standing Seattle weekly The Stranger recently reported on our legislative progress and spoke with HCFA-WA program director Bevin McLeod about our next steps. 

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HCFA-WA President Marcia Stedman on Indivisible WA podcast

"Healthcare would be privately delivered but publicly financed through the Washington Health Security Trust...health professionals and patients would make the medical decisions, not an insurance company." 

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Health Care Activists Take to Olympia Capitol Steps January 16 to Demand Action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 11, 2018

Non-profit Health Care for All - WA is holding their first rally and lobby day in Olympia, with a Senate hearing on their bill #SB5701, in their efforts to pass universal health care coverage as the majority of Americans now support a single payer model. Premiums in Washington are expected to increase an average of 36% in 2018 due to the destabilizing effects of the current administration’s cessation of subsidy payments, and another potential 10% as a result of the recent tax bill passed by Congress.

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