NewsConference EXTRA Controversy Over Prop 56 revenue - NBC Southern California

    NewsConference EXTRA Controversy Over Prop 56 revenue

    As Governor Jerry Brown revises his spending plan for the state of California, there is a growing controversy as how to spend the money generated by Prop. 56--the 2 dollar increase of cigarettes. NBC4's Conan Nolan talks with Dr. John Luther, the Chief Dental Officer for Western Dental who says that new money should go to boosting access to  Denti-Cal and Medi-Cal.  There has not been an increase reimbursements in 17 years, he says  (Published Sunday, May 14, 2017) As Governor Jerry Brown revises his spending plan for the state of California, there is a growing controversy as how to spend the money generated by... See More