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Federal budget cuts threaten community health clinics
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Young and old, rich and poor, whites and Latinos come to the health center on Cloverdale’s main street for medical care, and their numbers will increase, especially patients with no insurance, officials say. But a $600 million federal budget cut enacted last month is likely to quash the Alexander Valley Regional Medical Center’s bid for a $650,000 grant to expand its services to residents of the Cloverdale-Geyserville area.