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Med school tenacity
The Press-Enterprise

Another year’s wait will not lessen the need for a new medical school at UC Riverside, nor will the delay make the school less of a bargain for California . The region needs to keep the pressure on the Legislature to fund this project. And legislators should find the money for this vital investment in California’s future.

UCR officials last week postponed the planned opening of the new school until 2013, after failing to gain accreditation.