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March 15, 2017

By Victoria Colliver

Billionaire activist Tom Steyer waded into the drug-pricing wars Wednesday, joining two California lawmakers in introducing the details of a new state bill designed to promote transparency in pharmaceutical costs.

March 13, 2017

By Melanie Mason

It has become almost a reflex in the California Legislature: When Republicans in Washington act, Democrats in Sacramento make some show of opposition.

On Monday, it was about healthcare, with Senate Democrats taking up a speedily crafted, non-binding resolution assailing the House GOP's plan to replace the Affordable Care Act.

March 6, 2017

By Alison Kodjak and Joe Neel | NPR with KPCC

After years of waiting, it's finally here.

February 14, 2017

By Rebecca Plevin

California lawmakers are discussing how they will respond to a possible repeal of the Affordable Care Act, and Los Angeles County is poised to offer its own suggestions for how to deal with a cut in federal health care dollars.