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Medi-Cal needs to move on helping kids
Sacramento Bee

Perhaps the bureaucrats who run the state’s Medi-Cal dental program would move more quickly to improve dental service for Sacramento kids if it were their own children waiting for months for their cavities, broken teeth and abscessed molars to be treated.

Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg is insisting justifiably that Medi-Cal officials act without delay to get taxpayer-funded dental services to kids who need them and are entitled to them.