Published On: Jul 26 2013 10:50:09 AM CDTUpdated On: Aug 21 2013 03:26:48 PM CDT
When the state-based insurance exchanges open next year under "Obamacare," many Americans should finally have access to affordable insurance. But millions of others will most likely be left out in the cold and remain uninsured.
These folks -- mainly low-income adults in the 21 states that aren't expanding Medicaid -- will not be eligible for either the long-standing government health insurance program for the poor, or for premium subsidies in the new exchanges.
Using data from the Urban Institute, CNN lists the states losing out under "Obamacare" by not expanding Medicaid (affecting 4.9 million uninsured) and the states where debate on the issue is ongoing (affecting 1.5 million uninsured):
20 individuals have been arrested in connection with a five-month long investigation that involved the Santa Barbara Police Department, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, into the sales of illegal narcotics and firearms.
For little to no cost financial cost to the fighters, the Central Coast Boxing club is training young people to channel their aggression into something positive. Their program has gotten so popular, they're looking to expand, and you have a chance to support them by cheering them on at a huge event May 14.
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