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High court relieves Bay Area residents worried about health care costs
The Mercury News

Christopher Buttner was barely awake on Thursday morning, but already knew his world had changed. The self-employed — and uninsured — publicist rushed to his smart phone, TV and Facebook page to hear the news that the U.S. Supreme Court had upheld President Obama’s health care reform plan — putting affordable health care within reach for people like himself. “It’s historic. I’m ecstatic,” said Buttner of Tiburon, 50, proprietor of