The uninsured rate in the state has been on the decline, dropping from 22.1 percent in 2013 to 19.1 percent in 2014, as insurance became available through the Affordable Care Act. In 2015, there were about 4.6 million Texans without health insurance, as compared to 5 million in 2014. The rate of people with health insurance nationwide increased to 90.9 percent in 2015.
As of March, more than 800,000 Texans were signed up for coverage through the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchange, according to the
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"We are really pleased to see that in 2015, the Affordable Care Act continued to boost health insurance coverage in
But Republican leaders in
"The truth is the implementation and the reality of Obamacare has been nothing short of a disaster for many of the people that I represent in
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