DentPAC would like to thank all of those who contributed to, and attended, the grassroots fundraiser for Democrat gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee. Over 50 dentists, dental students, and spouses attended the
WSDA will be hosting a free webinar on Health Care Reform in Washington State on Friday, July 20 at noon. This webinar will count as one hour of continuing education. Bracken Killpack, the Director of Government Affairs at WSDA, will walk participants through the following topics:
Yesterday, the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act as constitutional. While the individual mandate was not determined to be constitutional under the commerce clause, the mandate was upheld under the constitutional provision which authorizes Congress to “lay and collect taxes.” Suffice to say, this all means implementation of the Washington State Exchanges and other health care reforms will continue as planned.