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California-funded effort pitches Obamacare to college students
Los Angeles Times

The image projected before the classroom of Cal State L.A. students showed a pair of gleeful sky divers plunging through the air. “You’re young and you’re healthy…. Why do you need health insurance?” a caption asked. The answer to that question — posed in the presentation by recent graduate Carla Bracamonte, part of a cadre of new, state-funded medical insurance educators working on California campuses — is vital to efforts to overhaul the nation’s healthcare system.