September 2008 Health Care Stories Archive


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  • Governor Vetoes Bill To Regulate Health Insurance Cancellations
    Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed a hot button bill Tuesday that would have banned insurance companies from unfairly cancelling members when they get sick.
    Tuesday, September 30, 2008
  • Paperwork Change Could Push Kids off Medi-Cal
    The state is calling a new rule in the overdue budget a simple paperwork change that will save money. But critics say it could cause thousands of low-income children to lose their health care.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008
  • Budget Veto Would Delay Payments to Struggling Health Clinics
    Tuesday Governor Schwarzenegger vowed to veto lawmakers’ compromise budget deal. And, with a spending plan now more than two months overdue some community health clinics are planning to close their doors, at least temporarily.
    Tuesday, September 16, 2008
  • Budget Deadlock: First Health Clinics to Shut Down
    The budget impasse is causing the first community health clinics in the state to shut their doors. And, more closures are expected.
    Thursday, September 11, 2008
  • The Governor's Health Care Reform: What's Left?
    Governor Schwarzenegger dubbed 2007 the ‘year of health care reform.’ But his sweeping proposal to insure all Californians died early this year. However, a few fragments survived and are on the way to his desk
    Tuesday, September 2, 2008