McMorris Rodgers to Focus on Health Care During District Work Period

Jul 01, 2009
Health Care
Press

(Washington, D.C.)  As Congress prepares to make significant changes to our nation’s health care system, Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers wants to hear directly from Eastern Washington.  During the week of June 29th, McMorris Rodgers will meet with medical professionals, educators and the public to discuss their health care challenges and proposed solutions to ensure that all Americans have access to quality, affordable health care.

Press Availabilities

Tuesday, June 30:
3:30 p.m. Tour and meet with doctors and staff at newly-renovated Providence Mt. Carmel Hospital

982 East Columbia Avenue, Colville, WA  99114
Contact:  Lori Johanson-Fogle/509-685-5481

Wednesday, July 1:
3:30 p.m. Visit and blood donation at the Inland Northwest Blood Center

210 West Cataldo, Spokane, WA  99201
Contact:  Monique Dugaw/509-232-4441

Thursday, July 2: 
10:30 a.m. Tour and meet with doctors and staff at newly-renovated Whitman Hospital and Medical Center
1200 West Fairview, Colfax, WA  99111
Contact:  Jon Davis/509-397-3435

12:00 p.m. Health care discussion with Colfax Chamber of Commerce and Rotary
Community Education and Training Center
119 North Main, Colfax, WA  99111
Contact:  Tim Myers/509-397-6238

2:00 p.m. Health care forum with Pullman area business leaders
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Event Center
1825 Schweitzer Drive, Pullman, WA  99163
Contact:  Adina Bielenberg/509-334-8776

4:30 p.m.Press conference in support of Spokane Shriners Hospital
Spokane Shriners Hospital
911 West 5th Avenue, Spokane, WA 99204
Contact:  Destry Henderson/202-225-2006

Recent Posts


McMorris Rodgers Introduces Bill Expanding Service Opportunities for Disability Community

Washington, D.C. – Eastern Washington Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) reintroduced the Hannah Cvancara Service Act (H.R. 7405) to empower individuals with a non-service-connected amputation to serve the United States Armed Forces as medical personnel. This legislation was inspired by Hannah Cvancara, a Spokane resident who suffered a childhood amputation that disqualified her from serving […]



McMorris Rodgers, Cantwell Applaud Approval of Disaster Declaration for Spokane County Following Devastating Wildfires

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Joe Biden declared that a major disaster exists in Spokane County and ordered federal assistance to supplement recovery efforts in the aftermath of the Gray Fire and the Oregon Road Fire in August 2023. After the announcement, Eastern Washington Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) and U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) […]



Feb 15, 2024
Press

McMorris Rodgers Helps Pass Bipartisan Bill to Block President Biden’s LNG Export Ban, Unleash American Energy

Washington D.C. – Today, Eastern Washington Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) helped the House of Representatives pass the Unlocking Our Domestic LNG Potential Act (H.R. 7176) to reverse President Biden’s American liquified natural gas (LNG) export ban. She released the following statement after the vote: “The President’s decision to impose a ban on new permits […]