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In Kentucky Confusion Marks 'Obamacare' Enrollmenti
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October 01, 2013 10:18 PM
While efforts in the U.S. Congress to defund the controversial U.S. health care law known as "Obamacare" have led to a government shutdown, the implementation of the Affordable Care Act is continuing as planned. VOA's Brian Padden reports from Kentucky, where efforts to sign up the uninsured are underway in a U.S. state that ranks among the worst, if not the worst, in almost every major health category.

In Kentucky Confusion Marks 'Obamacare' Enrollment

Published October 01, 2013

While efforts in the U.S. Congress to defund the controversial U.S. health care law known as "Obamacare" have led to a government shutdown, the implementation of the Affordable Care Act is continuing as planned. VOA's Brian Padden reports from Kentucky, where efforts to sign up the uninsured are underway in a U.S. state that ranks among the worst, if not the worst, in almost every major health category.


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