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Obamacare: Legal aid groups demand answers on Medi-Cal backlog
Los Angeles Times

With low-income Californians continuing to face months-long delays in getting state healthcare coverage, health advocates are calling on the state to explain within 10 days how it will address lingering Obamacare application delays.

In a letter to Gov. Jerry Brown and other officials Wednesday afternoon, the advocates demanded that California’s healthcare agency lay out specific plans for eliminating a huge backlog in applications for Medi-Cal, the state healthcare program for the poor.

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