May 25, 2017
(AP) - A California bill to replace health insurance companies with universal government-funded care is advancing to a vote in the full Senate.
May 25, 2017
May 17, 2017
The American Health Care Act would drastically reshape how Medicaid is funded, which could leave California’s most disadvantaged in a difficult spot. Paul Tullis with Capitol & Main further delves into this topic with retired nurse Bonnie Kerlew.
May 4, 2017
The vote was 217-213. The measure now goes to the Senate, where it is expected to undergo intense debate and significant revision.
May 3, 2017
After a series of proposals and changes, including one to create federal high-risk pools, the Republicans' health care plan is headed back to the House floor for a vote on Thursday.
April 26, 2017
California lawmakers are considering an audacious proposal that would substantially remake the state's health care system by eliminating insurance companies and guaranteeing coverage for everyone.
April 21, 2017
The University of California says nearly $12 million has been stolen in a health care fraud scheme that targeted students through their health plans.
March 16, 2017 | Ja'Nel Johnson
Sen. Ed Hernandez (D- West Covina) is once again pushing a bill that would require drug price transparency.
March 15, 2017
A preliminary study finds the Republican plan to replace the national health care overhaul would deliver a financial jolt to elderly, lower-income Californians.
March 14, 2017
U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei says, if he had to vote Monday, he would likely vote against a Republican plan to reform federal health care laws.
March 8, 2017
(AP) - Some California lawmakers want to repeal laws passed at the height of the AIDS epidemic that they say unfairly punish HIV-positive people based on outdated science.