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State considers single-payer healthcare again, this time with a funding plan

Healthcare cost
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A hospital bill for emergency care

This month, two bills that could transform California’s healthcare system are making their way through the state legislature. One bill would outline a single-payer healthcare system, and the other would tell the state how to fund it. 

We get the low down on the bills, and what they need in order to stay alive.

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