Some of us at Health Access are at the Families USA conference in Washington, DC, with health advocates from around the country.
It’s true: the whole world is watching. They recognize that California moving on health reform helps move the national debate. There are groundbreaking elements of the California proposal that are not anywhere in the national political discourse, or in play in any other state. But the interest and even excitement is not even for the specifics of the legislation, but that health reform is moving.
We’ll see what happens in the Senate next week.