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Launch of Cal Expo health clinic draws hundreds
Sacramento Bee

They had cracked teeth, blurry vision, sore backs, suspicious growths and hips that hurt so much that some could barely walk.

But they did not have health insurance. The sick came by the hundreds – officials estimated 1,000 by noon – to Cal Expo on Friday. They waited in long lines, and at 3:30 am. they were given tickets to wait in even longer lines.