Health Care For Undocumented First Of Calif. Cuts Budget-strapped counties around the country are looking for ways to save money. Some in Northern California are eliminating health benefits for thousands of undocumented immigrants. But critics warn this is a short-sighted policy that carries a public health threat and burdens already-struggling community clinics and emergency rooms.
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Health Care For Undocumented First Of Calif. Cuts

Health Care For Undocumented First Of Calif. Cuts

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Budget-strapped counties around the country are looking for ways to save money. Some in Northern California are eliminating health benefits for thousands of undocumented immigrants. But critics warn this is a short-sighted policy that carries a public health threat and burdens already-struggling community clinics and emergency rooms.

Kelley Weiss reports for Capitol Public Radio.