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Legislators pull off victory for children’s health
Capitol Weekly - Wendy Lazarus

As we look back at a legislative session engulfed by an economic downturn, where legislators had to make tough decisions, we can celebrate one true victory. With a last minute legislative deal and a signature by the Governor this past week, nearly one million children will be able to keep their health coverage through California’s Healthy Families Program. So why is this program so important?