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Obamacare subsidy fight doesn’t touch Covered California
Los Angeles Business Journal

A federal appeals court ruling Tuesday morning raises big questions about whether the government can provide premium subsidies to individuals who buy coverage through the federal insurance exchange — but Covered California remains outside the fray. The legal fight doesn’t touch the state-based exchanges, including the one in California. It goes to whether one sentence in the Affordable Care Act that authorizes subsidies applies exclusively to state-based exchanges.