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Facing possible ACA repeal, clinics plan for uncertain future

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| The incoming Trump administration wants to repeal the Affordable Care Act and change how the federal government pays for Medicaid. That has community clinics worried.

Trump's labor pick is no fan of California's overtime, rest break rules

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Trump tapped Andrew Puzder, who runs the parent company for Carl's Jr. Despite the burger chain's long history in California, Puzder said they would grow elsewhere.

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Santa Ana declares itself 'sanctuary city,' but what does that mean?

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A complicating factor in the potential showdown between Trump's administration and so-called sanctuary cities: There's no legal definition of what a sanctuary city is.

Foreign workers worry about restricted visas under Trump

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The H-1B visa program allows tens of thousands of foreigners to work in the U.S. annually, most from Asia. President-elect Donald Trump says it hurts U.S. workers.

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Urgent appeal: California Dems to invoke new anti-Trump weapon

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As they suit up for battle against the Trump administration, Democrats who dominate California’s Legislature vow to unleash one of the superpowers of holding a supermajority: the ability to enact laws immediately.

6 ways Trump's win could change California's economy

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Like just about everyone else, economists at the UCLA Anderson Forecast were assuming Hillary Clinton would win. Now they have to recalibrate.

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California weighs bills to protect immigrants under Trump

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The moves come as the nation's most populous state prepares for tougher immigration enforcement promised by Trump during the presidential campaign.

How Ben Carson at HUD could impact Los Angeles housing

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In his latest cabinet member choice, President-elect Trump surprised many when he tapped former GOP presidential rival Dr. Ben Carson for Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

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