Insight With Vicki GonzalezDoes Gavin Newsom Support The Legislature’s Single-Payer Health Care Bill? It’s Complicated.April 30, 2018 | Ben AdlerLt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, who’s faced criticism in the California governor’s race over his stance on single-payer health care, says he backs the bill that stalled in the state Legislature last year — but not in its current form. Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin.