SEIU announced today continued outreach efforts to reach Oregonians and SEIU members who have not applied for health coverage through Cover Oregon. This announcement came following Governor Kitzhaber’s decision to extend the application period to April 30.
The Joint Committee on Ways and Means yesterday passed Senate Bill 1542-A on an 19-7 vote. The bill moved to the Senate floor, where it had its second reading this morning.
The Oregon Attorney General’s office this week issued certified ballot titles for two of the five ballot measures included in Act Now for a Healthy Oregon’s campaign to end hospital overpricing and bring healthcare costs back under control for Oregonians.