A California Fight for Universal Health Care

By Lisa Renner

Capitol Weekly, March 1, 2017

With the Affordable Care Act facing an uncertain future, could California set up its own universal health care system as an alternative? State senators Ricardo Lara, D-Bell Gardens, and Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, recently introduced a bill to do just that — the most recent of several failed attempts to set up a single-payer system …