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A chance to get low-cost health insurance
San Bernardino Sun

Heidy’s dad suffered from apnea, high blood pressure and other serious health conditions — none of which he had been able to address because he and his family lacked health insurance. As a state senator, it is painful to hear that hardworking Californians — like Heidy and her dad — could go without health coverage simply because it costs too much. Heidy’s dad tried for years to get health coverage but was unable to afford treatment for his health conditions because he had to cover basic family costs such as housing, food and other day-to-day necessities.