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Low-income Californians will be hit hard by proposed American Health Care Act changes

The proposed American Health Care Act will “pull the rug out from under” millions of low-income Californians, the chairman of the state Assembly Health Committee told a full city council chamber at a hearing in Fresno, California on Wednesday.

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Don’t rush a new federal health care law, Fresno doctors say

As the House Republican legislation to reform health care moves through Congress, doctors in Fresno are watching carefully. Four doctors voice concern that Congress will rush the American Health Care Act into law – as they said happened with the Affordable Care Act – to a less-than-perfect result.

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House Russia probe in chaos over Nunes remarks that Trump found in foreign surveillance reports

Two days after the directors of the FBI and the National Security Agency publicly repudiated Trump’s tweeted allegations about being wiretapped at Trump Tower by the Obama administration, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Tulare, tried Wednesday to revive those allegations with confusing revelations that Trump and his advisers turned up intelligence reports derived from court-ordered foreign surveillance. Democrats immediately cried foul, saying Nunes had shown himself unqualified to run an objective investigation by going public with the information before he’d shared it with other members of the committee.

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Valley doctors explain how to improve U.S. health care

Doctors Don Gaede, Gene Kallsen, Alan Birnbaum and Alan Kelton offer their ideas for improving insurance and health care in the U.S.
Aleksandra Konstantinovic The Fresno Bee
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Valley doctors explain how to improve U.S. health care

Fresno hearing shows concerns over proposed health-care plan 1:06

Fresno hearing shows concerns over proposed health-care plan

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Knife fight in Central Fresno sends man to the hospital

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Burglars use stolen vehicle to smash Fresno tobacco storefront