Special Obamacare Enrollment Period Starts Today

CNN reports:

Uninsured Americans who want to buy Affordable Care Act coverage have another three months to do so, thanks to an executive order President Joe Biden signed last month.

The federal Obamacare exchange, healthcare.gov, reopens for a special enrollment period on Monday. Most states that run their own marketplaces are also doing the same or are extending their sign-up season for several more weeks.

The President is hoping that some of the 15 million uninsured people eligible for Affordable Care Act policies — 9 million of whom qualify for federal financial assistance — will participate. Individuals making up to about $51,000 and families of four earning up to about $104,800 are eligible for subsidies.

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