Category Archives: Healthcare

Accomplishments of the 52nd Legislature

This is a summary of major bills and details on the balanced budget put together by the Majority at the Arizona Legislature. Accomplishments of 52nd Leg 5 26 16

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Statement from Senate Leadership on today’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling on health care

“We are disappointed that the Chief Justice and five other justices continue to uphold socialized medicine, ruling it constitutionally acceptable. There is clear meaning in the law that subsidies are available only to people buying insurance on ‘an exchange established … Continue reading

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HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 52ND LEGISLATURE

Budget After years of papering over imbalanced state budgets, the new Governor and Republican Leadership in the Legislature committed to achieving a structurally balanced budget.  A budget that spends only those monies that are available provides the state with fiscal … Continue reading

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Ariz. law boosts school loan repayment for doctors in ‘underserved’ areas

Posted: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 7:53 am | Updated: 8:45 am, Wed Feb 25, 2015. By Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services PHOENIX — Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation Tuesday designed to draw more doctors into the rural and “medically underserved” … Continue reading

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Measure seeks to entice doctors to rural areas

State lawmakers are moving to get more doctors into rural and medically underserved areas of the state. A Senate panel voted Tuesday to expand an existing program that helps doctors repay their medical school debts if they agree to go … Continue reading

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Highlights of the 2014 Legislative Session

Arizona State Senate Highlights of the 51st Legislature Second Regular Session (Unless otherwise noted, all bills were signed into law) Appropriations The Republican Legislative Majority continued its conservative, pragmatic approach to enacting a balanced FY 15 budget. By finalizing a … Continue reading

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W.Va. native, Ariz. Senator will speak at WVSOM ceremony

The State Journal LEWISBURG – Graduates of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine are renowned for their excellence in delivering primary care in rural areas. On Saturday, August 24th, the next class of healers will be donning their white … Continue reading

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