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Covered California confronts challenge of signing up millions of remaining uninsured
The Mercury News

As the Affordable Care Act’s third open-enrollment season kicks off Sunday, health care experts around the nation will be closely watching whether Covered California gains more traction — and signups — than it did in 2015.

The Golden State’s health care exchange was the country’s darling in the first year of Obamacare, getting 1.1 million uninsured people to enroll in private plans in 2014. But that total inched up to only 1.3 million this year.