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WITNESS LIST
Human Services Committee
March  1, 2007 - 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess
CHIP
 
    For:
Moorhead, Bee (Texas Impact)
 
 
 
 
 
     On:
Best, Barbara (Childrens Defense Fund of Texas)
 
 
Dunkelberg, Anne (Center for Public Policy Priorities)
 
 
Everett, Corrine  (Self)
 
 
Garcia, Tina  (Self)
 
 
Goertz, MD, Roland (Primary Care Coalition. Texas Medical Association)
 
 
Heflin, Talmadge (Texas Public Policy Foundation)
 
 
Heiligenstein, Anne (HHSC)
 
 
Rohrer, Karen L.  (Self)
 
 
Scott, Jan (Tx. Ass. Health Plans, CHAT, THA, Tx Childrens Hospital, Texas Childrens Health Plan)
 
 
Staton, Carol  (Self)
 
 
Stout, Mary Katherine (Texas Public Policy Foundation)
 
 
 
 
Childrens Medicaid & Chip
 
     On:
Craven, Susan (Texans Care For Children)
 
 
 
 
Childrens Medicaid & CHIP
 
     On:
Price, Dr. Clift (Texans Care For Children)
 
 
 
 
CHIP Bills
 
     On:
Bujanda, Miryam (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)
 
 
Peterson, Mary Dale (CHAT, TAHP)
 
 
 
 
CHIP/ Medicaid
 
     On:
Maxey, Glen  (Self)
 
 
 
 
IEES Project
 
     On:
Caswell, Bruce L., Maximus, Inc.  (Self)
 
 
 
 
Maximus
 
     On:
Wolfe, Leslie (Maximus Inc.)
 
 
 
 
CHIP Childrens Health Insurance Pro
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Garbe, Christie (Travis County Healthcare District)
 
 
 
 
Chip Eligibility & Coverage
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Goodflaisch, Marcy (Austin/Travis County Community Healthcare Centers)
 
 
 
 
HB  109
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Barksdale, Jay (Greater Dallas Chamber)
 
 
Brown, Stephen (Houston area Urban League)
 
 
Bujanda, Miryam (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)
 
 
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
Feather, Robert K. (Cook Childrens Health Care System)
 
 
Garbe, Christie (Travis County Healthcare District)
 
 
Hawkins, John (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
O'Connor, Caroline (Texas State Employees Union)
 
 
Rodman, Megan  (Self)
 
 
Romo, Joel (American Heart Association)
 
 
Rose, Denise (Texas Childrens Hospital)
 
 
Schauer, Tim (Memorial Hermann Healthcare System)
 
 
Sperry, Bryan (Childrens Hospital Association of Texas)
 
 
Velez, Paco (San Antonio Food Bank, Eric S. Cooper, Executive Director.)
 
 
 
 
HB  171
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Barksdale, Jay (Greater Dallas Chamber)
 
 
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
O'Connor, Caroline (Texas State Employees Union)
 
 
Rodman, Megan  (Self)
 
 
Rose, Denise (Texas Childrens Hospital)
 
 
 
 
HB  669
 
    For:
Davila, Liz (COPS/METRO Alliance & Texas IAF)
 
 
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
Oldham, Melanie  (Self)

 
    For:
Sperry, Bryan (Childrens Hospital Associations of Texas)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Brown, Stephen (Houston Area Urban League)
 
 
Bujanda, Miryam (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)
 
 
Crowe, Michael (Texas Border Coalition)
 
 
Garcia, Veronica (Austin interfaith & Texas IAF Network)
 
 
Hutto, Kathy (Coalition for Nurses in Advanced Practice)
 
 
Janez-Correa, Ana (Texas Criminal Justice Coalition)
 
 
Litt, Michael (Austin ACORN)
 
 
Martell, Maria (Austin Interfaith & Texas IAF Network)
 
 
Miller, Carol, LMSW (The National Association of Social Workers/ Texas Chapter)
 
 
Moreno, Gabriela (Christus Health)
 
 
O'Brien, Sister Michele  (Self and Health Care for Every Child Coalition)
 
 
O'Connor, Caroline (Texas State Employees Union)
 
 
Perkins, Vicki (Christus Santa Rosa Childrens Hospital)
 
 
Quinzi, Patty (Tx. Federation of Teachers)
 
 
Rodman, Megan  (Self)
 
 
Rose, Denise (Texas Childrens Hospital)
 
 
Thibaut, Kristi (Acorn)
 
 
Tristan, Rosalie (Valley Interfaith & Texas IAF Network)
 
 
Trolin, Brenda A. (Catholic Health Association of Texas)
 
 
Velez, Paco (San Antonio Food Bank Eric S. Cooper, Executive Director)
 
 
Wofford, Molly (United Ways of Texas)
 
 
 
 
HB  704
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
Quinzi, Patty (Tx. Federation of Teachers)
 
 
 
 
HB  710
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  714
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  715
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  718
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  720
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  725
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  729
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  737
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  739
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  740 - Committee Substitute  (HBCS 740)
 
    For:
Dunkelberg, Anne (Center for Public Policy Priorities)
 
 
Hooper, Toby (Insure-a-Kid)
 
 
Miller, Jeff (Advocacy Incorporated)
 
 
 
 
HB  740
 
    For:
Marsden, Julia (League of Women Voters of Texas)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Best, Barbara (Childrens Defense Fund of Texas)
 
 
Brown, Stephen (Houston Area Urban League)
 
 
Bujanda, Miryam (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)
 
 
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
Feather, Robert K. (Cook Childrens Healthcare System)
 
 
Garbe, Christie (Travis County Healthcare District)
 
 
Goalphil, Marcy (Austin/Travis County Community Healthcare Centers)

 
    For:
Hawkins, John (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
Miller, LMSW, Carol (The National Association of Social Workers/ Texas Chapter)
 
 
Moorhead, Bee (Texas Impact)
 
 
Moreno, Gabriela (Christus Health)
 
 
O'Brien, Sister Michele (Health Care For Every Child)
 
 
OConnor, Caroline (Texas State Employees Union)
 
 
Perkins, Vicki (Christus Santa Rosa Childrens Hospital)
 
 
Quinzi, Patty (Tx. Federation of Teachers)
 
 
Rodman, Megan  (Self)
 
 
Rose, Denise (Texas Childrens Hospital)
 
 
Sperry, Bryan (Childrens Hospital Association of Texas)
 
 
 
 
HB  740 - Committee Substitute  (CSHB 740)
 
    For:
O'Connor, Caroline (Texas State Employees Union)
 
 
 
 
HB  740 - Committee Substitute  (CS HB 740)
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Crowe, Michael (Texas Border Coalition)
 
 
 
 
HB  816
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  817
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  821
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  822
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  824
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  838
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  852
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Bujanda, Miryam (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)
 
 
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  1051
 
    For:
O'Connor, Caroline (Texas State Employees Union)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Bujanda, Miryam (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)
 
 
Crowe, Michael (Texas Border Coalition)
 
 
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
Feather, Robert K. (Cook Childrens Health Care System)
 
 
Garbe, Christie (Travis County Healthcare District)
 
 
Goalphil, Marcy (Austin/Travis County Community Healthcare Centers)
 
 
Marsden, Julia M (League of Women Voters of Texas)
 
 
McCloskey, Amanda (AARP)
 
 
Miller, Jeff (Advocacy Incorporated)
 
 
Miller, lmsw, Carol (The National Association of Social Workers/ Texas Chapter)
 
 
Quinzi, Patty (Tx. Federation of Teachers)
 
 
Rodman, Megan  (Self)
 
 
 
 
 
     On:
Coburn, Katie Parker (Texas Association of Community Health Centers)
 
 
 
 
HB  1095
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  1119
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  1162
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  1261
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
 
 
HB  2049
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Brown, Stephen (Houston Area Urban League)
 
 
Bujanda, Miryam (Methodist Healthcare Ministries)
 
 
Ellis, Randall (One Voice)
 
 
Feather, Robert K. (Cook Childrens Health Care System)

 
    For:
Hawkins, John (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
Hutto, Kathy (Coalition for Nurses in Advanced Practice)
 
 
Moreno, Gabriela (Christus Health)
 
 
O'Brien, Sister Michele  (Self and Health Care for Every Child (HCEC))
 
 
Perkins, Vicki (Christus Santa Rosa Childrens Hospital)
 
 
Quinzi, Patty (Tx. Federation of Teachers)
 
 
Schauer, Tim (Memorial Hermann Healthcare System)
 
 
Simonton, Kay (Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Texas)
 
 
Trolin, Brenda A. (Catholic Health Association of Texas)
 
 
Velez, Paco (San Antonio Food Bank  Eric S. Cooper, Executive Director)
 
 
Walthall, Morgan (March of Dimes)
 
 
Wofford, Molly (United Ways of Texas)
 
 
 
 
 
Against:
Stout, Mary Katherine (Texas Public Policy Foundation)
 
 
Sullivan, Michael Quinn (Texans for Fiscal Responsibility)
 
 
Venable, Peggy  (Self and Americans For Prosperity)