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Political Briefs and Dispatches from around California

TreePeople founder Andy Lipkis gets to throw around his ideas and dreams for Los Angeles and Southern California on the KQED California Report's last of a 7-part series on climate change and California's water. We've heard them before here on LAist, but here he is in audio format in Monday's report:

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Senator Hillary Clinton chimed in while working the Potomac Primaries about the latest iffy Blue Cross practice that the LA Times disclosed this week about the health insurer asking doctors to look for medical conditions that could be used to cancel patients' insurance coverage. "[This is another] example of how insurance companies spend tens of billions of dollars a year figuring out how to avoid covering people with health insurance," the presidential candidate said.