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Mayor’s response to concerns about Healthy San Francisco’s future: Not to worry, we’re working on it
San Francisco Business Times

As the Business Times reported earlier this week, a big battle is brewing in town over the city’s Healthy San Francisco program, which many business leaders say will be overly costly and possibly not necessary once key elements of Obamacare take effect Jan. 1. In fact, the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce and small business leader Scott Hauge suggest the city’s program may be on shaky legal ground come January, because it doesn’t constitute insurance and thus can’t meet the demands of the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate.

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