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State Universal Healthcare Plan Disregards Veto Threat, Passes Senate
KHTS - Jon Dell

Universal Health Care has garnered much of the spotlight in national politics; however a state version is enjoying some early, if short-lived success in Sacramento. The California State Senate has passed SB 810, authored my Mark Leno (D) San Francisco. The bill, referred to as the California Universal Health Care Act, aims to provide health coverage to all Californians by way of a public/private partnership. Governor Schwarzenegger has already vowed to veto the bill should it reach his desk.