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SEEKING TRANSPARENCYThis [“Hiding the Cost of Health Care,” August 2014] is infuriating! Senator [Randi] Becker and Premera should be ashamed. There should be a simple, accessible, public claims database showing...
THE CARBON TAX QUESTIONMany thanks to Leslie Helm for taking a stand on the need to put a price on carbon in Washington state [Editor’s Note, September 2014]. While I was serving as director of the state’s...
Paul Allen left Microsoft in 1982 after findinghimself increasingly in conflict with Bill Gates, with whom he had founded the company, and after a change in outlook brought about by a diagnosis of Hodgkin lymphoma. As he...
Washington has a freight mobility issue. Two of them, actually. The one you’ve heard about involves rubber tires on concrete and asphalt, lines of cars, trucks and buses, and the need to build more roads to ...
When Virginia Mason announced in September it was introducing a surgical warranty for knee and hip replacements, local media outlets ate it up like tonsillectomy patients being offered their first post-surgery ice cream...