6.24.2010
Wind Power Backers, Foes Air Views in Underwood

10.14.2009
Health: Bidding on Health Care Online

10.05.2009
New bioscience worker training program launched

07.06.2009
Editorial: Hats off to new tobacco bill

06.21.2009
Senate Bill 734 passes

04.03.08
Smokers Need Help to Kick Their Habit

02.21.08
Water Wars

02.11.08
Legislators "Make the Cut" for Foster Kids

01.09.08
Hospital Partners for Affordable
Prescriptions

09.28.07
Doug Sutherland Faces New Challenger

 


 

Wind Power Backers, Foes Air Views in Underwood
June 24, 2010
White Salmon Enterprise
"Todd Myers, executive director of WindWorks! Northwest, said he supported the conclusions of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement..."

Health: Bidding on Health Care Online
October 14, 2009
Seattle Magazine
"How much does that medical procedure cost? A new Seattle-based Web site allows you to find out--and compare prices at clinics."

New bioscience worker training program launched
October 5, 2009
Oregon Public Broadcasting
"Anyone who turns up at a job center in Oregon will get help looking for work. But as Kristian Foden-Vencil reports some people are likely to get more help than others."

Editorial: Hats off to new tobacco bill
July 6, 2009
The Oregonian
"Senate Bill 734 requires insurers in Oregon to include reimbursement of at least $500 for enrolled members who enter physician-recommended tobacco cessation programs that follow U.S. Public Health Service guidelines."

Senate Bill 734 passes
June 21, 2009
The Oregonian
"The bills that passed include a tax increase on smokeless tobacco, a mandate that health insurers cover costs of cessation programs and a ban against tobacco vending machines from areas accessible to minors."

Smokers Need Help to Kick Their Habit
April 3, 2008
Seattle Times
"It is said that most smokers will eventually become ex-smokers of their own volition, but there are many who need more assistance. Health professionals need to screen and advise them on how to quit smoking in a manner that best suits their needs"

Water Wars
February 21, 2008
KATU-TV, Oregon
“The need for clean water is absolutely a no-brainer, but what is reasonable to pull that off? That is the question in a bitter battle that made it all the way to the Supreme Court and now is in the hands of Congress, debating a controversial fix.”

Legislators “Make the Cut” for Foster Kids
February 11, 2008
KING-5, Washington
Legislators putted throughout the Capitol Building for the third annual June Leonard Memorial Mini Golf Tournament, a unique event that helps raise money and awareness for Washington’s State’s foster kids.

Hospital partners for affordable prescriptions
January 9, 2008
Homer Tribune, Alaska
“Free and reduced-cost prescriptions are available to South Peninsula residents as part of nationwide effort to link low-income, uninsured and underinsured patients with prescription assistance programs.”

Doug Sutherland Faces New Challenger For State Lands Commissioner
September 28, 2007
Spokesman Review, Washington
“Doug has worked in a very bipartisan way with this governor and the previous governor to create strategies that everyone can agree on. I’m happy to compare the diversity of Doug’s support to the narrowness of Peter Goldmark’s support any day.”