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Covered California braces for Monday deadline
San Francisco Business Times

Enrollments for health insurance under the new federal health law have surged ahead of a Monday deadline to get coverage before the Jan. 1 mandate. The San Francisco Chronicle reported tens of thousands of people were signing up last week though Covered California, the state’s health insurance exchange, with more than 20,000 enrollments in just one day. Some 53,500 people enrolled over three days last week, compared with 31,000 for all of October.