Sen. Karen Keiser is holding an online town hall at 11 a.m. Monday morning, July 6, 2009 on federal health reform at the link below:
Sen. Keiser represents the 33rd District, which includes SeaTac, Normandy Park, Des Moines, Kent and other areas.
From her website:
Sen. Keiser has been a Washington State Senator since 2001 and has earned a reputation as a tireless advocate for improving the nationÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s outdated, inefficient and fragmented health care system. Before coming to the senate, she served in the state House of Representatives from 1996 to 2001.
Karen is chair of the Senate Health & Long-Term Care Committee, and works to improve the state’s health care delivery system. She is vice-chair of the Labor, Commerce, Research & Development Committee and a member of the senateÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s powerful Ways and Means Committee. The former journalist and communications director holds a bachelorÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s degree in political science and a master in journalism from the University of California