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Washington I-1600

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Single-payer health care could be on the ballot in Washington state in November, but it's a long shot.

As with all citizen initiatives, proponents need to gather 259,622 signatures of registered voters by July 6 in order to qualify. Whole Washington, the group behind the intiative, says it's gathered around 50,000 signatures so far.