Female doctor explaining couple in hospital ward. Male is sitting with patient. Practitioner is talking in hospital.

In summary

California needs health workers—stat. Medical exemptions to vaccination laws are spiking. And Stormy Daniels wants a stripper exemption to Dynamex.

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