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California Offers April 30 Sign-Up Extension For Uninsured

California will offer a special extension to buy health insurance through the state exchange for people who say they weren’t aware they would face a tax penalty for being uninsured.

02/20/2015

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1.4M Californians Sign Up In Second Health Enrollment

A state official says more than 1.4 million Californians have either signed up or renewed their coverage for individual private insurance in the second year of the federal health expansion.

02/17/2015

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Union Offers Free Help Getting Signed Up For Obamacare

overed California hopes to get 500,000 additional California residents enrolled.

02/15/2015

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Deadline Looms For Affordable Care Act Sign-Up

Covered California hopes to get 500,000 additional California residents enrolled.

02/14/2015

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California Short 400K Of Health Insurance Sign-Up Goal

California is falling short of its goal to sign up 1.7 million people for private insurance in the second year of the federal health expansion.

02/12/2015

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California Draws $3.2B In Federal Health Subsidies

Californians received $3.2 billion in federal subsidies last year to help make health insurance more affordable.

01/26/2015

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Health Care Exchange Sign-Ups Exceeding Last Year

More than 144,000 residents have selected Covered California plans this year on the marketplace, which was created as part of President Barack Obama’s health care reform law.

12/17/2014

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Covered California Urges Hispanics To Sign Up For Obamacare

Covered California officials are teaming up with U.S. immigration officials to ease the fears of so-called mixed-status families that enrolling for Obamacare might result in deportation.

12/03/2014

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Covered California Bus Tour Continues As Obamacare Enrollment Opens

As open enrollment for Obamacare started on Saturday, Covered California leaders continued their bus tour of spreading the word to educate people about how they can get health care.

11/15/2014

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Open Enrollment For Covered California Begins Nov. 15

Those who missed the last enrollment deadline for Covered California will have another opportunity to enroll starting Nov. 15.

11/13/2014

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Prop. 45 Could Interfere With Covered California, Opponents Say

Opponents of Proposition 45 say the measure, which would give the state insurance commissioner authority over proposed health insurance rates, could interfere with Covered California.

10/31/2014

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Health Coverage Voided For 10,000 On U.S. Residency

California’s health insurance exchange is moving to cancel coverage for over 10,000 people who failed to prove they are U.S. citizens or legal residents.

10/14/2014

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Probe Sought In Award Of No-Bid Health Care Deals

California’s health insurance exchange faced calls Monday for a state investigation of its contracting practices.

10/13/2014

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AP: California Gives No-Bid Health Pacts

California’s health insurance exchange has awarded $184 million in contracts without the competitive bidding and oversight that is standard practice across state government.

10/12/2014

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Governor Approves Changes To Covered California Board

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill aimed at diversifying California’s health exchange board by expanding the eligibility criteria for members.

07/21/2014

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