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State lapse leaves MNsure health applicants in the lurch

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ST. PAUL -- At least 16,000 low-income health insurance applicants never received letters telling them that the state needed more information, and many remain uninsured.

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State officials disclosed the mistake Wednesday and blamed the problem on human error. The notices were supposed to tell the applicants to provide more information to qualify for the state’s Medical Assistance program, but the notices were never sent.

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