Wood, who chairs the Assembly Health Committee, lays out his priorities for 2017.
Despite health law uncertainty, more than 25,000 new consumers chose new plans in just two days this week.
Our interactive map gives a county-by-county look at the percentage of people covered by Covered California and Medi-Cal expansion.
Researcher says the reliance on public programs is a lesson for lawmakers who will be considering renewing CHIP next year.
California should continue to “poke the bear” on drug price policy, Senate Health Committee chairman says.
Some of Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s constituents fear his vow to repeal Obamacare now and replace it later could rob them of coverage.
After the recent election of Republicans who have vowed to repeal the Affordable Care Act, one of the nation’s oldest environmental groups says it’s on board to help save it.
Trump and leading Republicans like the idea. Some policymakers and experts say it wasn’t viable in the first place.
California officials jumped at the chance to cover millions more low-income people by expanding its Medicaid program. Now, health policymakers and advocates fear the Trump administration and a Republican-ruled Congress will roll back the state’s progress.
Any proposals to rein in prescription drug costs will likely come from states, rather than national lawmakers, experts say.