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California enrolls 107,000 in Obamacare policies through November
Los Angeles Times

California’s health exchange has signed up 107,087 people in Obamacare policies through the end of November, federal data show, accounting for nearly a third of enrollment nationwide. The federal figures released Wednesday also show that 181,817 Californians have qualified for an expansion of Medi-Cal, the state’s Medicaid program for the poor. California has been struggling to deal with a surge of applicants in recent weeks as part of the Affordable Care Act as well as dig through a backlog of paper applications.