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Money for low-income health centers dries up amid California budget impasse
Sacramento Bee

Health centers and community clinics that provide services for low-income Californians will be the latest casualty of the late state budget.

More than 1,000 facilities that serve patients receiving Medi-Cal – the state’s public health insurance program – will stop receiving payments as early as next week because a reserve of state and federal funding used during budget delays has run dry.