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California Budget Puts Some Health Care Issues on Hold
California Healthline

California’s budget agreement announced and approved last week puts a couple hotly contested health care issues on hold, making some stakeholders nervous and angry, but for the most part, this year’s balancing act is kinder to health and social services than any spending plan over the past half decade, according to legislators and veteran Sacramento watchers. “I would take this budget over the last five eight days a week,” said Darrell Steinberg, Senate President Pro Tempore and one of the budget’s main architects.