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Monthly archive August, 2013

12 On Your Side Alert: Warning About E-mail Loan Offers

By Gray Hall, NBC 12

There is a warning about a suspicious email that may show up in your inbox. … Read more

Jill Hanken Named to 2013 Class of “Leaders in the Law”

Virginia Lawyers Media, the publisher of Virginia Lawyers Weekly, has announced the 2013 class of “Leaders in the Law.”

Now in … Read more

Enroll Virginia! Project Manager Position

Enroll Virginia! is a one-year project, funded by the federal government, to provide outreach and enrollment assistance to uninsured Virginians.  … Read more

HHS Delivers $67 Million to Pay for Health Care Enrollment ‘Navigators’

HHS Delivers $67 Million to Pay for Health Care Enrollment ‘Navigators’

McClatchy Newspapers

After several months of delays, the Obama administration awarded $67 million on Thursday to fund an army of … Read more

Upcoming VPLC Webinars on Virginia’s Health Insurance Marketplace & Medicaid Eligibility

Please join VPLC’s health law attorney, Jill Hanken, as she presents two webinars on very timely health care issues in … Read more

Representative Bobby Scott Town Hall Meeting on the Health Care Law

Representative Bobby Scott (D-VA) held a town hall information session with constituents on the Affordable Care Act, commonly referred to … Read more

Thank You to All Who Attended the Annual Statewide Legal Aid Conference!

Thank You to All Who Attended the Annual Statewide Legal Aid Conference!

The Annual Statewide Legal Aid Conference was held in Portsmouth from October 16-18 this year.  Thank you to all trainers, … Read more

Medicaid Expansion Would Fund VRS

By Jill Hanken, Richmond Times-Dispatch Letter to the Editor

Editor, Times-Dispatch:

You recently urged state legislators to support the Virginia … Read more