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Health care consolidation bill passes Assembly Committee on Health hearing

| Apr 29, 2022 | California

Assembly Bill 2080, also known as the Health Care Consolidation and Contracting Fairness Act of 2022, passed its hearing in the Assembly Committee on Health on Tuesday in a 11-3 vote and was re-referred to the Assembly Committee on Judiciary. The bill’s sponsor, Asm. Jim Wood (D–Santa Rosa) said the...[ Read More ]

Q&A: Utah Attorney General candidate Greg Skordas

Michael Goldberg | May 20, 2020 | Utah

Greg Skordas is the Democratic candidate for Attorney General in Utah. Skordas will face the winner of the Republican primary election between Attorney General Sean Reyes and Utah County Attorney David Leavitt. As with most elections in recent history, health care will likely loom large in the Utah AG race....[ Read More ]

AG Ferguson sues opioid manufacturer Johnson & Johnson over state’s opioid epidemic

| Jan 2, 2020 | Washington

Attorney General Bob Ferguson today filed a lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson, one of the largest suppliers of the raw materials used to produce opioid pain medications, accusing the multinational company of playing a key role in driving the entire pharmaceutical industry to vastly expand the use of prescription opioids.    ...[ Read More ]

2019 Washington State of Reform Lunch Keynote: One on One; Hon. Bob Ferguson: Attorney General, State of Washington

Emily Boerger | Jan 22, 2019 | Washington

Our lunch keynote at the 2019 Washington State of Reform Health Policy Conference featured five 12-minute interviews with some of the region’s most prominent senior market executives and health policy leaders. Our host, DJ Wilson, sat down with these leaders where he asked forward-looking questions in hopes of leveraging their...[ Read More ]

Acting AG Whitaker discusses repealing ACA in 2014 interview

Emily Boerger | Nov 9, 2018

In 2014, Caffeinated Thoughts (a Christian and conservative blog) interviewed newly appointed Acting US Attorney General Matt Whitaker. At the time of the interview, Whitaker was a U.S. Senate candidate in Iowa. In this Q&A, Whitaker shares his thoughts on climate change, mass shootings, immigration, and education. He also shares...[ Read More ]