Nevada Quietly Moves Ahead On Health Law

Capital Public Radio's Pauline Bartolone, working in partnership with Kaiser Health News and NPR, reports: "Nevada has one of the highest rates of uninsured people in the nation – more than one in five Nevadans lack coverage. The state voted to reelect President Barack Obama by a margin of almost 7 points, but the president’s health law has been as controversial in Nevada as it has been in most states led by a Republican governor. Nevada was one of the 27 states that challenged the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act in court. But now Gov. Brian Sandoval is moving forward on a key part of the law" (Bartolone, 11/13). Read the story.

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