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Monday marks key health care deadline
USA Today

Monday marks the last day to sign up through the federal and state health exchanges to have insurance coverage beginning Jan. 1. And while government officials said the federal site,, can handle a last-minute rush of consumers, there’s still fear that the word may not be getting out to the people who most need to enroll.

“It’s certainly important to people who are used to having some health care coverage because they want to make sure there’s no gap in coverage,” said Ron Pollack, executive director of Families USA, a non-profit health care advocacy group.