CA Gov. Seeks Federal Help As He Resorts To Reducing Health Budget

By Amy Lotven / May 15, 2020 at 6:21 PM
Health care plans in California join Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) in urging the federal government to offer more financial help to states after Newsom unveiled a revised budget that ends some of the state’s planned Medi-Cal expansions and cuts some programs and rates to help make up for the state’s $54.3 billion gap amid the coronavirus. But the state will not eliminate its new state-level program that enhances the federal subsidies for Affordable Care Act plans and extends them to...

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