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Daily Edition for Thursday, August 22, 2019

Good morning! With fire season underway, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti wants to make it easier for authorities to clear homeless encampments in severe fire zones. More on that below, but first here are your top California health stories of the day.

Daily Edition for Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Good morning! Despite the internal strife plaguing the NRA, the organization demonstrated its clout after a single phone call convinced President Donald Trump to walk back promises about tougher background checks. More on that below, but first here are your top California health stories of the day.

Daily Edition for Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Good morning! Among unusual fanfare, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed use-of-force legislation that was prompted by last year’s fatal police shooting of a young, unarmed man in Sacramento. More on that below, but first here are your top California health stories for the day.

Daily Edition for Friday, August 16, 2019

Good morning, and happy Friday! Nationally, President Donald Trump again raised mental health care in relation to gun violence debate. And a court panel confirms that the government must provide necessities like sleep, soap and toothpaste to ensure the welfare of young immigrants in detention. More on those stories is found below, but first here are your top California health stories of the day:

Daily Edition for Thursday, August 15, 2019

Good Morning! Planned Parenthood says that it will leave the federal family planning program if the courts don't halt or change the Trump administration's new Title X rules prohibiting clinics from referring patients for abortions. The move is expected to have a big impact on regional access to reproductive health care. The abortion issue is also further inflamed by the latest controversial remarks from a U.S. House member. More on those stories can be found below, but first here are your top California health stories of the day.

Daily Edition for Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Good morning! The Trump administration's so-called "public charge" rule related to immigration remains the top news in health care policy, and California is taking a leading role in that debate. So let's get right to that, and the other big stories of the day:

Daily Edition for Monday, August 12, 2019

Good morning, and happy Monday. As recent mass shootings and the gun control issue continue to roil the nation, and steps California has taken or is considering feature prominently in that debate. More on that below, but first here are your top California health stories of the day.