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California in the Driver’s Seat for Health Reform
California Progress Report

In the yearlong debate over health reform, it was often disconcerting to see decisions so important to California being made far away in Washington. True, our state boasts a large, powerful congressional delegation, so it’s not as though our concerns were ignored. Still, California has many unique needs when it comes to health care, and what sounds good 2,000 miles away can look very different on the ground.