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Health Law Tax Penalty? I’ll Take It, Millions Say

October 27, 2016

The architects of the Affordable Care Act thought they had a blunt instrument to force people — even young and healthy ones — to buy insurance through the law’s online marketplaces: a tax penalty for those who remain uninsured. Read More

A High-Stakes Game of Chicken on Drug Prices

October 25, 2016

California’s state government spends about $4 billion a year on prescription drugs – for low-income people in the Medi-Cal program, as well as state employees, retirees and prison inmates. Read More