Monthly Archives: January 2017

Ask Emily- How to cope with Covered California glitches

Frustrating. Irresponsible. Stressful. Crazy. Devastating. Asinine. The worst. Those are some of the words three Californians used to describe their recent experiences enrolling in – and paying for – health coverage from Covered California. The state insurance exchange is in...
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Tickets drive the poor deeper into poverty

Gov. Jerry Brown’s has called California’s unfair system of levying and elevating traffic fines a “hellhole of desperation.” But the governor also is offering a smart solution. First, the problem: When state and local governments have needed money, one easy...
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