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At Sacramento County health clinic, both optimism and skepticism on Obama plan
Sacramento Bee

On a historic day for the future of health care in America, it was business as usual Thursday at Sacramento County’s clinic of last resort.

Inside a tidy brick building at the corner of Stockton Boulevard and Broadway, hundreds of people packed waiting rooms and stood patiently in seemingly endless lines, seeking appointments for broken bones and bad backs, diabetes complications and aching teeth. Young women with worried faces tried to soothe crying babies.