Federal Policies and Budget (California)

Federal Policies and Budget (California)

healthcare
News

Recently I accepted the task of screening faxed patient referrals to the Family HealthCare Network’s Rheumatology Clinic located on the downtown Community Hospital campus.

News

The quarterly Housing report from the Department of Behavioral Health represents information that is a major concern to our community.

Position

Support comprehensive needle exchange programs

Position

The League of Women Voters of Benton and Franklin Counties supports that all health care planning involve opportunity or strong local input.

Position

The League of Women Voters of Benton and Franklin Counties supports expending all efforts to utilize district and community resources to maximize the educational experience of each student. This League also supports schools having an interest in promoting the health of their students.
healthcare
Blog Post

Should physicians, and especially physicians’ groups, “stay in their own lane?” The NRA thinks so when it comes to gun control legislation.

News

The Fresno County Behavioral Health Board began its December meeting celebrating the Hmong New Year with traditional dancers. The colorful costumes and music made for a joyful beginning for the meeting.

League members take action on issues where we have studied the topic and have reached conclusions that are embodied in our positions. Our Action/Advocacy Committee meets monthly (see Calendar of Events). Recent activities have included advocacy for affordable housing proposals in several cities, support of extending the county healthcare plan to undocumented immigrants, and statements on the Concord Naval Weapons Station re-use plans.

Event Date: 
Feb 2 2019 - 10:00am
Event location: 

LWV Diablo Valley office

This is our monthly advocacy planning meeting. Discussion may include local actions in support of positions from any level of the League, as well as updates on current priority issues such as housing, immigration, and healthcare.

Event Date: 
Dec 13 2018 - 12:00pm
Event location: 

LWV Diablo Valley office

This is our monthly advocacy planning meeting. We will be discussing action priorities and interviews with elected state representatives.

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