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Daily Edition for Thursday, December 19, 2019

Good morning! In a long-awaited decision on the health law, federal appeals court judges ruled that the individual mandate is unconstitutional. But the judges kicked the case, which is being led by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, back to the lower courts for more review about the severability of the provision. Read more on the below, but first here are you top California health stories of the day.

Daily Edition for Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Good morning! Gov. Gavin Newsom has announced that the deadline to get health care coverage that starts Jan. 1 through Covered California has been extended to Friday. Californians can still sign-up for coverage that starts in February until Jan. 31. More on that below, but here are some of your other top California health stories of the day.

Daily Edition for Monday, December 9, 2019

Good morning! Despite the fact that California has some of the strictest gun laws in the country, a quarter of the state’s residents still live in a household with a gun, a new survey finds. More on that below, but first here are your top California health stories for the day.

Daily Edition for Friday, December 6, 2019

Good morning! U.S. health spending rose to $11,172 per person but actually ticked down as a share of national economy for first time in years. Read more on that below, but first here are your top California health stories for the day.