Kaye delivers proclamation about ServiceSource's long history in service to individuals with disabilities
Del. Kaye Kory listens to constituents' concerns at a gathering in Laurie Linderg's backyard.
Del. Kory launches re-election campaign
Kaye, then Sen. Ralph Northam, and Sen. Dick Saslaw speaking a campaign event in Annandale
Conferring during the floor session of the House of Delegates. Photo by Bob Brown
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This week I am returning to the topic of ethics reform that I addressed in three columns last year [8/14, 9/11, 10/09]. This issue is truly the “canary in the coal mine” for the institutions upon which democratic governance depends.
The putative purpose of the special session of the General Assembly that begins on September 18th is to consider and debate alternatives to Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. The economic and public policy facts so overwhelmingly support accepting the incremental $2.1 billion that would flow to the Commonwealth under the ACA that opposing views are at least as counter to the facts as the views of those who deny evolution or climate change, and far more tangibly harmful to Virginians! If you believe this statement is hyperbole, please consult a study just released by the Ro
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Del. Kaye Kory Appointed to Joint Commission on Health Care
Falls Church, Va. - Yesterday, William Howell, Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates, informed Del. Kaye Kory (D-38) of her appointment to the Joint Commission on Health Care.
This week I have been pleased to accept an appointment to the Virginia General Assembly’s Joint Commission on Health Care (JCHC). The commission was established in 1992 with this mission: “to ensure that the Commonwealth as provider, financier and regulator adopts the most cost effective and efficacious means of delivery of health care services so that the greatest number of Virginians receive quality health care.” The commission has 18 members, all legislators, and a staff of four. Delegate John O’Bannon (R-73rd) serves as commission chair. Dr.