Capsules: Washington Ranks 2nd In Nation In Uninsured Growth

Now on Kaiser Health News' blog, The Seattle Times' Carol M. Ostrom, working in partnership with Kaiser Health News, reports: "With about 16 percent of its residents uninsured, Washington state falls solidly in middle of the pack, with Texas having the highest percentage of residents without health insurance: more than 25 percent. Massachusetts, where a state health-insurance mandate has been in place for years, has the smallest percentage of uninsured residents at just under 5 percent" (Ostrom, 9/3). Check out what else is on the blog.

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