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Assembly Dem versus Dept. of Public Health: round 2
San Francisco Chronicle - Marisa Lagos

Something tells us we haven’t heard the last word on the state’s decision to cut breast cancer screenings for poor women — in fact, it seems like the matter is just heating up. Assemblywoman Noreen Evans, D-Santa Rosa — who also happens to chair the Assembly’s budget committee — has engaged in a bit of (written) back and forth with Dr. Mark Horton, who heads the California Department of Public Health.