State Treasurer John Chiang visits Fullerton to talk Senate health care bill, education – Orange County Register

FULLERTON – The state Treasurer is backing studies that project a loss of 209,000 California jobs if the Senate GOP version of Obamacare replacement is signed into law.

John Chiang, a Democratic gubernatorial candidate traveling the state, said the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, as proposed in the draft bill released Thursday, would put 9 percent of jobs in the state recovered since the recession “in harm’s way.”

“And not only the loss of jobs,” Chiang said. “But people’s standard of living, standard of life. Additionally, what (the Senate bill) does to California’s financial and fiscal picture would create great pause.”

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