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Obama’s re-election clears way for California health reform
Sacramento Business Journal

Re-election of President Barack Obama clears the path for federal health reform in California and nationwide, supporters touted early Wednesday. Challenger Mitt Romney had promised to repeal “Obamacare” within days, if elected. Staff at Covered California — the new name for the California Health Benefit Exchange — have spent more than a year putting policy in place despite political wrangling over the program before and after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld key components of the law.