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California health secretary talks about Obamacare, Medi-Cal
Sacramento Bee

Diana Dooley, secretary of the California Health and Human Services Agency, oversees 13 departments and supervises the state’s rollout of the federal Affordable Care Act, including Covered California, the state’s insurance marketplace, and the Medi-Cal program for the poor. Gov. Jerry Brown appointed her in late 2010.

A native of Hanford, she earlier served as president and CEO of the California Children’s Hospital Assocation. She worked for Brown during his first administration.