Wanda Riley, 85, enjoys her monthly lunch with her friends last month at the Thai Garden Restaurant in Olympia. Riley retired from a state government job and says that without a state subsidy she and other retirees receive to help pay for her health- insurance premiums, she would have to cut back on expenses, such as going out to eat.
Wanda Riley, 85, enjoys her monthly lunch with her friends last month at the Thai Garden Restaurant in Olympia. Riley retired from a state government job and says that without a state subsidy she and other retirees receive to help pay for her health- insurance premiums, she would have to cut back on expenses, such as going out to eat. Lui Kit Wong lwong@thenewstribune.com
Wanda Riley, 85, enjoys her monthly lunch with her friends last month at the Thai Garden Restaurant in Olympia. Riley retired from a state government job and says that without a state subsidy she and other retirees receive to help pay for her health- insurance premiums, she would have to cut back on expenses, such as going out to eat. Lui Kit Wong lwong@thenewstribune.com

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