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Community clinics taking hits as budgets under attack
Redlands Daily Facts

At a time when the clinics should be focused on growth to accommodate the many who will obtain health insurance in 2014, economic forces are at work to destabilize them, officials said. One category of safety net clinic – the Federally Qualified Health Center – was targeted by Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed budget for a $100-million cut in the funding it receives for administrative overhead.