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Obamacare's success story

As Donald Trump gets around to reinventing himself for the general election, here's a section of his stump speech that merits a second look — his vow to repeal and replace Obamacare. That's not only because his own take on health care reform (at least what can be gleaned from the less-than-detailed outline he's offered to date) would cost the federal government hundreds of billions of dollars but also because it would deny health insurance coverage to millions of Americans.

The latest statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveal that the Affordable Care Act continues to provide health coverage for the uninsured. As of the end of 2015, only about 9.1...