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500,000 Californians enrolled into health plans, but many still stay away
Los Angeles Daily News

Half a million people enrolled into private health care plans through Covered California in its first three months, with 85 percent of them receiving tax subsidies to help pay for coverage, according to state data released Tuesday. The latest figures for October through December show about half of all who have enrolled are between the ages of 45 to 64 and are white. The data also show that nearly 28 percent of California residents who identify themselves as Asian also enrolled.