Deadline? What Deadline?! The Uninsured Are Still in the Dark About Obamacare

Confusion about Obamacare Enrollment

Slate's Jordan Weissmann reports that many of the nation's uninsured aren't aware of the deadline

by Slate, March 26, 2014

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Deadline? What Deadline?! The Uninsured Are Still in the Dark About Obamacare

Deadline? What Deadline?! The Uninsured Are Still in the Dark About Obamacare

Millions of uninsured might not take advantage of the Affordable Care Act. 

According to the Kaiser Family Foundation’s newest health tracking poll, only one-third of the currently uninsured have actually tried to get coverage in the past six months. Meanwhile, 60 percent didn’t even know the deadline date.

And, maybe most worrisome if you’re part of the Obama administration, half of them plan to stay uninsured anyway, even though they might have to pay a fine.

 
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