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September 16, 2015

New Census data shows big insurance gains

By Steve Spires

There is encouraging news this morning from the U.S. Census Bureau:  Almost 9 million Americans gained health coverage in 2014 due to the Affordable Care Act. The national uninsured rate dropped from 13.3 percent to 10.4 percent — even though the poverty rate and median household income were unchanged from the previous year.Read more...