We shouldn’t play politics with our kids’ health – Editorial by Frank Chopp

Crosscut ran this editorial today.

Ten years ago, the idea of providing health care for all Washington state children regardless of ability to pay was just a dream. However, thanks to passage of the Apple Health for All Kids program in 2007, 840,000 children now have comprehensive coverage, including medical, dental, vision and mental health. The program is an unqualified and historic success, but it is now at risk.

Read the rest at the link below.

http://crosscut.com/2017/10/childrens-health-insurance-program-chip-renewal-washington-state-apple-health/

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