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CA health exchange slowed by demand
San Diego Union-Tribune

Covered California’s phone banks and website are struggling to keep up with a crush of Californians determined to buy coverage in time for policies to start on Jan. 1, a health exchange spokesman said Thursday. The slow downs are being felt in San Diego County this week with several local residents reporting severe problems trying to sign up for policies through the exchange, from long telephone wait times to web pages that seemingly take forever to load.