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California continues to lead U.S. in numbers of health insurance enrollments
The Mercury News

The frenzy in December to sign up for insurance under the nation’s new healthcare law accounted for a staggering 83 percent of the new policies written before the deadline to start coverage this month, according to numbers released Monday by the federal government.

And in California, that brisk pace continues as the next deadline — for medical insurance coverage starting Feb. 1 — approaches on Wednesday, said officials with the state’s healthcare exchange.