David Gorn

Californians Split On Spending Surplus

Californians are evenly split on whether the state’s $2 billion surplus should go toward paying off debt or restoring social service programs, according to a survey released yesterday.

Kent Confirmed As DHCS Director

The Senate Rules Committee made it official this week, voting unanimously to confirm Jennifer Kent as director of the Department of Health Care Services.

Hearing On Mergers May Get Testy

A hearing this week examining a merger of health insurance companies — one of three proposed deals pending approval — could get a little heated.