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Californians deserve real health care reform, not just a Band-Aid
The Mercury News

Californians need more than just a Band-Aid to treat the deep gash caused by the rapidly rising cost of medical bills. Yet a Band-Aid is what some legislators are offering with Assemblyman Mike Feuer’s AB 52. Positioned as an antidote to rising health insurance prices, AB 52’s artificial price controls on insurance rates will do nothing to lower the soaring cost of medical care that forces up insurance premiums. Premium increases are just a symptom of a much bigger problem.