Superior Court of San Benito County. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

San Benito County appeals ruling to pay 100% health benefits to two retired county employees

Judge in the initial decision said the county entered into an ‘implied contract.’

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Health

Covered California offering special enrollment period

State exchange has established a special enrollment period for people who did not hear about the state penalty or the new financial help during open enrollment. Consumers who fall into those categories, or who are currently insured off-exchange and want to switch to Covered California to benefit from the new state subsidies, will have until April 30 to sign up for coverage.