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Washington Week: Renewed Focus on 'Obamacare'i
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December 29, 2013 8:51 PM
The coming week will see renewed focus on President Barack Obama’s signature health care law amid a reported end-of-year surge in people who have signed up for coverage. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports from Washington, the news constitutes the most concrete sign to date that technical problems plaguing the Affordable Care Act have subsided, although the long-term success of the program remains in question.

Washington Week: Renewed Focus on 'Obamacare'

Published December 29, 2013

The coming week will see renewed focus on President Barack Obama’s signature health care law amid a reported end-of-year surge in people who have signed up for coverage. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports from Washington, the news constitutes the most concrete sign to date that technical problems plaguing the Affordable Care Act have subsided, although the long-term success of the program remains in question.


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