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Support health care expansion
San Bernardino Sun

Our state has an opportunity to lead the nation in paving the way for improved access to health care for underserved and low-income citizens, who represent a disproportionate share of the nation’s health care costs because they are unable to afford health insurance. This population also disproportionately faces environmental and nutritional issues, as well as chronic conditions, that themselves exacerbate health problems, creating a vicious cycle of growing health care needs without corresponding health coverage.