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Team takes healthcare plan to ethnic areas
Los Angeles Times

Inside Deshi Restaurant and Grocery, standing near the bags of lentils, chickpeas and curry leaves, Nina Sharmin greets customers with a rat-a-tat of questions.

“Do you have a green card? Have you been to the doctor lately?” she asks in her native Bangla.

“Have you heard of Obamacare?”

Here in a tired-out strip mall in Los Angeles’ Little Bangladesh, the answer is often the same. No.