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Knocking on doors to talk health insurance
Orange County Register

Maria Zacarias knocks on the door of a stranger’s apartment, interrupting yet another evening television show to distribute information about what she calls “the new health law.” “Obamacare?” a woman asks before her husband calls out from the couch. “I heard that it doesn’t cover the whole state or travel,” said Juan Barrios. “What if you go out of Orange County and get hurt?” Zacarias explains that a policy would cover an injury anywhere. As a bilingual outreach worker trained by Covered …