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"Bills in Washington Legislature hit first do-or-die deadline"
Monday, February 23, 2015OPB
...Among the bill that are still alive ...a bill to allow Washington State University to open a medical school...

"Ryland (Skip) Davis: UW, WSU medical school and vision should be one and the same"
Sunday, February 22, 2015Spokesman Review
Negotiations between the University of Washington and Washington State University toward creating a new medical school in Spokane have reached a standstill. ...

"In Our View: Cheers & Jeers"
Saturday, February 21, 2015The Columbian
The University of Washington and Washington State University need to find a resolution to their childish fight over medical schools. ...

"Senate panel calls for full audit for WWAMI"
Friday, February 20, 2015Spokesman Review
...The Senate Health Care Committee advanced a bill yesterday that called for the expansion of WWAMI in Spokane had a few amendments, including one that calls for an audit of WWAMI. ...

"Med school turf war ignores read issue"
Friday, February 20, 2015Puget Sound Business Journal
...Combined with Spokane's status as the premier health care center between Seattle and Minneapolis, the University's Spokane campus is a logical host for a medical school...

"WSU medical school bills take detour in House, Senate"
Wednesday, February 18, 2015Spokesman Review
Bills that would give Washington State University the authority to start a medical school in Spokane, which last week seemed on the fast track, have hit an unexpected detour...

"WSU med school bills advance"
Wednesday, February 11, 2015Spokesman Review
Washington State University is two steps closer to starting its own medical school in Spokane...

"Senate Higher Ed panel also OKs WSU med school bill"
Tuesday, February 10, 2015Spokesman Review-Spin Control
Washington State University's plans for a medical school in Spokane took a second step forward today as a Senate panel passed the bill adding that authority to state law...

"Two panels approve WSU med school bills"
Tuesday, February 10, 2015Spokesman Review
Bills that would allow Washington State University to start a medical school in Spokane cleared committees in both houses of the Legislature today...

"Bill would change 100 year old med school law"
Tuesday, January 27, 2015Spokane Public Radio
...Republican Senator Michael Baumgartner and Democratic Representative Marcus Riccelli introduced the bills to help Washington State University create its own medical school. ...

"WSU medical school bills introduced"
Tuesday, January 27, 2015Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
Spokane legislators introduced a pair of bills today that would pave the way for Washington State University to start its own medical school...

"Researchers strive to solve dangerous distracted driving by cops"
Monday, January 26, 2015The Today Show
...Bryan Vila, a professor at Washington State University in Spokane, is one of the world's leading experts on distracted police driving. He put Rossen behind the wheel in the driving simulator ...

"Spokane lawmakers introduce WSU med-school legislation"
Thursday, January 22, 2015KHQ-6
Spokane lawmakers Michael Baumgartner and Marcus Riccelli both introduced bills Wednesday that could bring Washington State University one step closer to making a brand new medical school a reality...

"WSU medical school in Spokane gets legislative support"
Thursday, January 22, 2015Spokesman Review
Identical bills that could pave the way for Washington State University to start its own medical school in Spokane were filed Wednesday in the Senate and House. ...

"WSU med school bills introduced"
Wednesday, January 21, 2015Spokesman Review
Spokane legislators introduced a pair of bills today that would pave the way for Washington State University to start its own medical school...WSU is proposing to start a separate medical school program on the Spokane campus, with the first class of 40 students starting in 2017...

"Spokane lawmakers introduce WSU med-school bill with broad bipartisan support"
Wednesday, January 21, 2015WA State House of Representatives
Spokane lawmakers Michael Baumgartner and Marcus Riccelli introduced bills Wednesday that pave the way for a new Washington State University medical school in Spokane, with broad bipartisan co-sponsorship...



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