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Obama Administration Upbeat on Health Law Sign-Ups
New York Times

The Obama administration says about 1 million new consumers have signed up for 2016 coverage under the president’s health care law.

Another 1.8 million current customers have contacted to switch plans or renew their coverage after reviewing their options, officials said Wednesday in a weekly update.

Although premiums are increasing in most states, CEO Kevin Counihan says he’s optimistic about a strong open enrollment season.