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California Democrats from neighboring districts part ways on health care
Sacramento Bee

Reps. Doris Matsui and Ami Bera are both Democrats, represent parts of California’s Sacramento Valley and vote pretty much the same way on most issues.

But when it comes to the president’s health care law, they could be from different parties, even different regions of the state. The lawmakers both represent Sacramento County, which includes two congressional districts, each with a different balance of party registration.