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Evans lambasts DPH for “unilateral” cuts to Every Woman Counts
Capitol Weekly - Malcolm Maclachlan

The war of words between the administration and the chair of the Assembly budget committee continued on Monday, with allegations that the administration acted without authority in making cuts to a program that provides breast cancer screening and other services to low-income women. Monday’s hearing featured another skirmish between Budget chair Noreen Evans, D-Santa Rosa, and Mark Horton, Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s director for the Department of Public Health (DPH).