RoseAnn DeMoro Has Political Enemies Everywhere. But the Nurses Union Chief Might Save Our Health Care.

Mother Jones quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School on how the head of the California Nurses Association exerts political influence. According to recent studies and polls, 67 percent of Californians (and 60 percent of all Americans) said they thought the government should guarantee universal health care coverage. And the vast majority of California nurses want single-payer.…

BloombergPolitics quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School on former L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s campaign for California Governor. Villaraigosa’s self-positioning as an advocate for the middle class and a moderate may not work, according to Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, a senior fellow in public policy at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.…

California’s single-payer health care debate

The San Jose Mercury News quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School on the backlash against lobbying by certain groups in response to California’s single-payer health care proposal. In question is the California Nurses Association. “I think the nurses probably did make a mistake,” said Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, a veteran political analyst at…