The ACHD website now contains a list of committees, one of which is the Advocacy Committee see: Web Link
They are still engaging in this questionable activity with the support of the Sequoia Healthcare District (your property tax dollars).
Here's what the do:
Committee is responsible for the oversight of legislative, regulatory, collaborative and grassroots activities of the Association and the ALPHA Fund. The committee is comprised of a minimum of 7 and maximum of 11 Healthcare District representatives.
Implement strategies for collaboration and communication that support the mission of the Association
Advocate on issues that impact California’s Healthcare Districts
Identify and implement collaboration opportunities
Identify and implement a communication plan to improve linkages between Association and its stakeholders
Enhance relationships with Legislators
Educate Members on the legislative process
Visit Web Link for information on Political Advocacy.