In the News

November 23, 2016

By Anna Gorman and Pauline Bartolone 

California grabbed the first opportunity to expand Medicaid and ran with it, helping cut the number of uninsured people in half in a few short years.

November 18, 2016

By Ana B. Ibarra

A key state health care figure vowed Thursday to defend the coverage gains California has seen under the Affordable Care Act in the face of widely expected efforts by President-elect Donald Trump to overturn much of the health reform law.

November 17, 2016

BY SAMMY CAIOLA

As President-elect Donald Trump threatens to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act that provides health care to millions, supporters of Covered California are joining forces to come up with ways to defend the public health exchange they’ve spent the last five years building.

November 16, 2016

By JONATHAN J. COOPER / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

SACRAMENTO – After years of pushing new frontiers for liberal public policy, California’s Democratically controlled government is looking at a more defensive future under President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican Congress in Washington.

November 16, 2016

By Soumya Karlamangla

California led the way with Obamacare, signing up more people for health insurance than any other state. 

November 11, 2016

By Emily Bazar

To the millions of Californians who obtained health insurance as a result of the Affordable Care Act, know this: Despite the election of Donald Trump, who has promised to repeal the health law, nothing is going to happen to your coverage immediately.