Co-author of SB 562 Toni Atkins (D) San Diego, speaks during a rally supporting Senate Bill 562 (SB 562) on the west steps of the state Capitol in Sacramento on Friday, May 19, 2017. SB 562 would create a universal single-payer health care system in California.
Co-author of SB 562 Toni Atkins (D) San Diego, speaks during a rally supporting Senate Bill 562 (SB 562) on the west steps of the state Capitol in Sacramento on Friday, May 19, 2017. SB 562 would create a universal single-payer health care system in California. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Co-author of SB 562 Toni Atkins (D) San Diego, speaks during a rally supporting Senate Bill 562 (SB 562) on the west steps of the state Capitol in Sacramento on Friday, May 19, 2017. SB 562 would create a universal single-payer health care system in California. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com

Universal health care is now the law in California, more or less

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