Category Archives: Mia Gregerson

Listen to the March 19 telephone town hall for the 33rd Legislative District !

On March 19, Reps. Mia Gregerson and Tina Orwall and Sen. Karen Keiser hosted a live telephone town hall for residents of their 33rd Legislative District to discuss issues important to the community. Calls were placed to thousands of district homes with an invitation to participate in the event. The format resembled a giant conference call: Listeners posed  questions directly to the legislators, and anyone  on the line could hear both questions and responses. To listen to the one-hour telephone … Continue reading

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Governor signs Rep. Gregerson’s bills to protect homeowners, boost college efficiency

Homeowners facing foreclosure will gain increased protection in their dealings with lenders under a bill by Rep. Mia Gregerson that was signed into law March 31 by Gov. Inslee. Inslee also signed a second Gregerson bill March 31 that eliminates extensive financial-aid reporting requirements for four-year state colleges if they stay within legislative guidelines on tuition increases. The approvals bring to four the number of Gregerson-sponsored bills enacted into law in the 2014 legislative session – her first, due to … Continue reading

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Rep. Gregerson urges eligible individuals to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act by the March 31 deadline

Seattle & King County is coordinating more than two dozen enrollment events this week, which will be staffed by local organizations with certified “In-Person Assisters” for the Washington Healthplanfinder. March 31 is a federal and state deadline for purchasing an individual health insurance plan for 2014. Those who remain uninsured after this date may face a penalty on their 2014 taxes. Opportunities to acquire insurance after that date will be limited. (Exceptions: low-income individuals eligible for Medicaid may enroll year-round, … Continue reading

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Orwall, Gregerson, Keiser schedule telephone town hall for Wednesday, March 19

Reps. Tina Orwall and Mia Gregerson, and Sen. Karen Keiser will host a telephone town hall for 33rd Legislative District residents from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 19. At that time, constituents in the areas of Kent, SeaTac, Normandy Park, Des Moines, Burien and Renton will receive a phone call inviting them to stay on the line to participate in the town hall. In addition, residents who do not automatically receive a call may dial a toll-free participant number … Continue reading

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The 33rd District’s other legislators in the news

While Rep. Gregerson is a newcomer to the Legislature who is serving in her first session – she was appointed to a House vacancy in late 2013 – her fellow legislators from the 33rd District are veterans of the House and Senate. Rep. Tina Orwall was first elected to the House in 2008; Sen. Karen Keiser served five years in the House before moving to the Senate in 2001. Here are some recent news articles involving Rep. Orwall and Sen. … Continue reading

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