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Supervisors propose expanding program to provide health care to over 20K uninsured residents

Original post made on Nov 11, 2021

Santa Clara County supervisors Joe Simitian and Otto Lee want to increase eligibility for the Primary Care Access Program.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 11, 2021, 9:32 AM

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Posted by Anonymous
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Nov 11, 2021 at 9:02 pm

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I strongly disagree with this creeping Socialism - all at taxpayer expense. There are numerous support programs for the truly needy and “adding on” to this extent is unnecessary and invites dependency.
I particularly object to the offer to the undocumented.
Note: I read an additional report on this proposal in another city newspaper today.

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