March 27, 2018

The deadline for introducing legislation in the second year of the 2017-18 legislative session was February. Health Committees in both houses begin bill hearings in mid-March on 2018 bills and on two-year bills that remain eligible for action.

Read more about the bills on Insure the Uninsured Project's webiste.


March 27, 2018

The Atlantic Magazine explores why there is, little research into gun violence in the United States, especially compared to other causes of death. Read more here. 

October 12, 2017
On October 5th, Gov. Jerry Brown signed landmark “sanctuary state” legislation limiting who state and local law enforcement agencies can hold, question and transfer at the request of federal immigration authorities. Read more here. 


September 01, 2017

California is expected to face a shortage of primary care doctors as early as 2025, according to a series of UCSF studies. Read more.