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Enrollment is brisk as Congress mulls repeal of Obamacare

Enrollment is brisk as Congress mulls repeal of Obamacare

As the Republican-led Congress and President-elect Donald J. Trump call for the repeal of the federal health care law known as Obamacare, insurance exchanges in Maryland and around the country continue to sign people up for coverage at a pace that could make it a banner year.

Officials at the online marketplaces are making an extra push to enroll consumers ahead of Thursday's deadline for coverage beginning at the first of the year.

"For us, it's business as usual and it's going well," said Traci Kodeck, CEO of HealthCare Access Maryland, a nonprofit organization supplying "navigators" to help people understand plan options and sign up.

Although...

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