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Kamala Harris looks at hospital chain charges
San Francisco Chronicle

Having made her mark on calling the home mortgage industry to account, California Attorney General Kamala Harris is now turning her attention to health care. Her office has issued subpoenas to several California hospital chains, including Sutter Health and Dignity Health in the Bay Area, as part of an investigation into whether the market power of major hospitals in California is improperly influencing health care costs.