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Nearly 100K Households Have Begun Applying for Covered Calif. Plans
California Healthline

On Tuesday, Covered California officials announced that as of Saturday about 94,500 households had started applications for coverage through the state health insurance exchange, the Sacramento Bee’s Capitol Alert” reports (Cadelago, “Capitol Alert,” Sacramento Bee, 10/15).

The new figures indicate that more than 50,000 new households have begun applying for coverage since Oct. 5, when officials reported that nearly 44,000 households had partially or fully completed applications (Terhune, Los Angeles Times, 10/15).