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Some question health care benefits for council
Ventura County Star

Ojai Mayor Carol Smith was shot down by her City Council two weeks ago when she asked her colleagues to re-examine their policy of making themselves eligible for city health benefits.

It wasn’t close — she was on the losing end of a 4-1 vote. But she thinks it might trigger a countywide movement to roll back benefits for part-time elected officials.

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