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North Dakota’s 265 signups fewest on federal Obamacare exchange

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FARGO – A new snapshot of health insurance enrollment through the new online marketplace shows that 265 people so far have signed up for coverage in North Dakota.


That’s the figure in a report issued Wednesday by the Obama administration, which has been striving to improve performance in the marketplace, which launched Oct. 1 with widespread problems.

Among the 36 states using the federally run website, North Dakota had the fewest people who had selected a plan.

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Patrick Springer
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