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California’s Brown Losing Favor As Budget Talks Draw Closer
International Business Times

At the beginning of 2013, Californians couldn’t stop singing Gov. Jerry Brown’s praises. But now, just a few months later, Brown seems headed for a crash on the rocks. With the state budget deadline looming ever closer, Brown proposed a deal including healthcare cuts so wildly unpopular that insurers, doctors and union leaders — groups that are typically, and notoriously, at odds with one another — have formed a coalition to fight them.