For the past few decades, rural hospitals in Washington state and throughout the nation have experienced financial difficulty. Many hospitals have seen a decrease in the number of patients and a decrease in insurance payments, resulting in financial distress. A recent report from Navigant Co…

In November, the people of Washington will vote on Initiative 1634. If enacted, the measure would work as a restriction on imposing discriminatory food taxes, such as a tax on soda distribution. Under current law, local governments are not generally able to place a sales tax directly on food items.

Dental therapy is nearing a tipping point in the United States, whether “Big Dentistry” likes it or not. That’s according to Kristin Mizzi Angelone, a dental policy expert with the Pew Charitable Trusts.

For the past few decades, rural hospitals in Washington state and throughout the nation have experienced financial difficulty. Many hospitals have seen a decrease in the number of patients and a decrease in insurance payments, resulting in financial distress. A recent report from Navigant Co…

In November, the people of Washington will vote on Initiative 1634. If enacted, the measure would work as a restriction on imposing discriminatory food taxes, such as a tax on soda distribution. Under current law, local governments are not generally able to place a sales tax directly on food items.

Dental therapy is nearing a tipping point in the United States, whether “Big Dentistry” likes it or not. That’s according to Kristin Mizzi Angelone, a dental policy expert with the Pew Charitable Trusts.