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Health Care
6:15 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Illinois Prepares For Last Minute Insurance Crunch

Credit Get Covered Illinois

Illinois officials are making a final push to enroll residents in the state's Health Insurance Marketplace.

Those who don't have coverage must sign up by midnight Monday, or face federal tax penalties under the Affordable Care Act. After that, only people with special circumstances will be able to get coverage that meets the law's requirements. The next enrollment period doesn't begin until November.

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Health Care
10:04 pm
Tue October 1, 2013

Consumers Get First Look At Illinois Exchange

Credit state of Illinois

Heavy web traffic was reported on the first day of Illinois' health insurance marketplace. Officials with Get Covered Illinois say roughly 75,000 people visited the website by the end of the business day.

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