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Number of Americans Without Health Insurance Reaches New Low

Number of Americans Without Health Insurance Reaches New Low

The share of Americans without health insurance has dropped to the lowest level since before President Obama took office, according to a new national survey that provides more evidence the healthcare law is extending coverage to millions of the previously uninsured. Just 14.7% of adults lacked coverage in the second half of March, down from [...]

California Has 10th Highest Rate of Uninsured Individuals

California Has 10th Highest Rate of Uninsured Individuals

California has the largest number of residents without health insurance in the U.S. and the 10th highest rate of uninsured individuals. However, officials expect the population of uninsured residents to shrink by at least 50% when the state health insurance exchange and Medi-Cal expansion are implemented under the Affordable Care Act. The Census [...]