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Governor Wants “Flexibility” To Cut Health Care
California Progress Report - Anthony Wright

The Governor took the opportunity of this health reform vote to refocus attention on his letter urging “flexibility to meet current obligations within the revenues available to states.” In other words, he wants more money for California, and the ability to make cuts to health programs–seeking authority to make cuts to Medi-Cal and Healthy Families eligibility, benefits and reimbursements to providers.