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The business case for a single-payer healthcare system in California
To the editor: George Skelton's March 12 column, "Villaraigosa is right, single-payer healthcare in California is a political pipe dream," hits me where it counts ... make for a competitive nightmare ... read more
How Will The American Health Care Act Affect Home Health Care Workers?
Journalist Paul Tullis shares his latest feature for Capital & Main on how the American Health Care Act would impact home health care workers. Also joining is Bonnie Kerlew, a retired Department of De... read more
" California Senate Passes Single-Payer Healthcare Bill. But Don't Start Celebrating Yet. "
Skelton neglects to mention that those undocumented immigrants pay approximately $3.2 billion per year in federal, state ... healthcare as a commodity. Single-payer advocates, like Sen. Bernie Sanders ... read more
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New revelations: Insurers go nuclear against the people of California
Yet this is the state where it remains legal to deny vast numbers of American citizens health insurance and access to affordable health care. http://www.lao.ca.gov/... Here finally is the T R U T H fr... read more
Isn't Sex Enough?
The question for voters regarding Villaraigosa is whether there's enough there there to justify tolerating his character flaws. (See this rare good George Skelton column ... about the asbestos-spewing ... read more
Running "Someone Sane and Honest Is *Different*": LP Chair on Gary Johnson's Appeal
Running "someone sane and honest is different," says Nicholas Sarwark ... because it no longer is fielding "authentic" and "honest" candidates. In a new podcast, Reason's Nick Gillespie talks with Sar... read more
The Political "Me" Movement: A Piefight In D-Minor
If your diary covers an election or elected official, use election tags, which are generally the state abbreviation followed by the office. CA-01 is the first district House seat. CA-Sen covers both s... read more
Womanizing + Conglomeration
In cyberspace,, if it takes one more line to get it right, you can take one more line ... But it's worth it because of the brilliant candidate-picking judgment the state's caucusers have shown over th... read more
Insight: Status of the Gray Wolf / The Fiddyment Family / Catriona McPherson / Sound Advice: Jazz
Status of the Gray Wolf You may remember how much of a big deal it was last year when a lone gray wolf (OR-7, AKA "Journey") ventured into California for the first time since 1924. But if wolves in Ca... read more