Month: January 2018

2018-19 Budget First Look Analysis
by The California Budget and Policy Center

January 12, 2018

The California Budget and Policy Center has published a "first look" analysis of the proposed 2018-19 budget released yesterday by Governor Jerry Brown. According to this analysis "The 2018-19 state budget debate will move forward amid many unknowns at the federal level, making it…

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Snapshot: Remaining Uninsured in California (Updated, April 2018)

January 10, 2018

Prior to the ACA, the uninsured rate for nonelderly Californians persisted around 20 percent. Although California’s implementation of the ACA dramatically reduced the number of uninsured, nearly three million uninsured Californians remain (6.8 percent of the population, or 7.8 percent…

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Health Care Reform:
2017 Year-In-Review

January 7, 2018

Because California embraced the opportunities available under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), 2017 began and ended with California reaching historic low rates of uninsured. The uninsured rate in California was 7.1 percent at the end of 2016 falling to 6.8 percent in the first half…

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