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California lawmakers agree to health benefits for immigrants

Jun 10, 2019 - Associated Press

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California will become the first state in the country to pay for some adults living in the country illegally to have full health benefits as the solidly liberal state continues to distance itself from President Donald Trump's administration.

Democrats in the state Legislature reached an agreement Sunday afternoon as part of a broader plan to spend $213 billion of state and federal tax money over the next year. The agreement means low-income adults between the ages...