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Sonoma County readies for Obamacare this week
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

The most ambitious and sweeping social legislation in a half-century moves into its final stage Tuesday, as enrollment opens at the state-run consumer marketplaces that are central to President Barack Obama’s campaign to remake the nation’s health insurance system.

Hiccups virtually are assured as tens of millions of people try to understand and comply with new rules and bureaucracies. But undoubtedly, once new insurance policies begin Jan. 1, the process already will have brought about dramatic changes.