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CHEAC is dedicated to the promotion, protection, and improvement of the health of all Californians while addressing the unique health needs of our local communities.

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Senate, Assembly Move Toward Finalization of 2020 Budget Act

This week, the Senate and Assembly each took a series of actions as they work to meet the June 15 constitutional deadline to pass a budget. Below, we detail these actions: Senate Subcommittee No. 3 Examines Health and Human Services Issues On Sunday, the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 3 on Health and…

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Legislature on Fast Track

Despite the holiday weekend, the Senate conducted budget hearings throughout the Memorial Day weekend, and with the shortened week this week, they also wrapped up their policy committee hearings. As you may recall, the Assembly returned to Sacramento a week earlier than the Senate, so there was some catch-up to do in the upper chamber….

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LAO Issues Report on Medi-Cal Caseload Figures, Estimates Administration Overstates General Fund Costs

The Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) recently issued a report detailing Medi-Cal caseload and cost changes included in the Governor’s FY 2020-21 May Revision. In its report, the LAO assesses the Newsom Administration’s caseload projections, determining that the Administration’s caseload figures are on track with the LAO’s Spring Fiscal Outlook. However, the LAO finds the Administration’s…

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