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NEWS BRIEFS

Portland Art Museum Hosts Upstanders Festival May 27

Event includes spoken word, workshops and poster making in support of social justice ...

Happy Memorial Day

The Skanner wishes readers a safe and happy Memorial Day ...

North Portland Library Announces June Computer Classes

Upcoming courses include Introduction to Spreadsheets, What is the Cloud? and Learn Programming with Games ...

Merkley to Hold Town Hall in Clackamas County

Sen. Jeff Merkley to hold town hall in Clackamas County, May 30 ...

NAACP Monthly Meeting Notice, May 27, Portland

NAACP Portland invites the community to its monthly general membership meeting ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Ensuring the Promise of the Every Student Succeeds Act

The preservation of Thurgood Marshall's legacy is dependent upon our dedication to our children ...

CFPB Sues Ocwen Financial over Unfair Mortgage Practices

What many homeowners soon discover is that faithfully paying a monthly mortgage is in some cases, just not enough ...

B-CU Grads Protest Betsy “DeVoid” in Epic Fashion

Julianne Malveaux says that Betsy “DeVoid,” is no Mary McLeod Bethune ...

NAACP on Supreme Court's Decline to Review NC Voter ID Law

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks made the following remarks ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

The deadline to enroll in health insurance through Washington Healthplanfinder is tomorrow (Tuesday, January 31st). Today and tomorrow, teams of enrollment “Navigators” – who can answer questions and offer in-person assistance – will be available at locations around King County. The public can find answers to questions through Washington Healthplanfinder (by clicking the “Customer Support” link) or on King County’s Coverage is Here webpage.

 

Extended hours are available at these locations:

  • Jude’s Café, Monday (Jan. 30), 5-7 p.m., 9252 57th Avenue South, Seattle 98118
  • ORCA LIFT Enrollment Office, Monday & Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m., 201 South Jackson St, Seattle 98144
  • Federal Way Commons, Tuesday (Jan. 31), 10 a.m. -9 p.m.

1928 S. Commons, Federal Way, WA 98003

  • King County Chinook Building, Tuesday (Jan. 31) 10am-9pm

401 5th Avenue, Seattle 98104 (Rooms 115 & 116)

Assistance by phone in King County is available at 1-800-756-5437.

 

Regardless of what’s happening in Washington DC related the Affordable Care Act, any coverage purchased for 2017 will be good for the rest of the year as long as customers continue to pay their monthly premium on time each month.

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