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Written by Sen. Leticia Va... on Sep 26, 2013
The Affordable Care Act, the federal health insurance reform law known as “Obamacare” is in effect, along with a major provision — health insurance exchanges, also known as health insurance marketplace. If you are currently uninsured, it’s very important that you know about these exchanges and how they can benefit you and your family.
Written by Sen. Leticia Va... on Aug 29, 2013
The first day of September is near - an important day in state government. That's the day that many new laws will take effect - in fact, more than I can list here, but this is a small sampling of what's to come (plus some new laws that have already taken effect during the summer):   Education: Various parts of House Bill 5, this session's biggest public education measure, take effect at different times.
Written by Guest on Aug 26, 2013
In anticipation of the upcoming City Council vote on the proposed Non-Discrimination Ordinance, September 5, Councilman Diego M. Bernal wants to bring clarity to the intention of the proposed ordinance.
Written by Ron Nirenberg on Aug 16, 2013
Over the last several months, our city has engaged in a dialogue about what it means to be equal under the law, about discrimination, about hate, and about treating people with fairness and dignity.
Written by evrard on Aug 15, 2013
REPLAY VIDEO: AARP hosted a panel discussion on responsible solutions for the future of Medicare and Social Security 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at Norris Conference Center's Red Oak Ballroom at Wonderland of the Americas Mall, 4522 Fredricksburg Road, Suite 100.