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7/2/2014 (3 weeks ago)

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Millions remain outside of the system due to government errors

New data provided by President Barack Obama's administration has revealed that even after nine months of trying, federal officials can't resolve 85% of the 2.9 million "inconsistencies" which plague the president's Affordable Care Act.

Two new sets of facts from government agencies have shown just how much of a failure President Obama's healthcare act has been.

Two new sets of facts from government agencies have shown just how much of a failure President Obama's healthcare act has been.

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By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

7/2/2014 (3 weeks ago)

Published in Politics & Policy

Keywords: US, News, Politics


LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Most of these problems involve verifying citizenship and income, which are key elements of the national health plan.

End world hunger through "prayer and action."

One, anonymous, state-run marketplace cited situations in which infants and young children were "erroneously identified as incarcerated, according to federal data," the inspector general for the Health and Human Services Department reveled on July 2.

Only 425,000 problematic applications have been resolved out of the 2.9 million cases where federal and state exchanges have encountered problems, reported the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Only citizens are eligible for ObamaCare, and only people at certain income levels can receive tax credits or subsidies. Of the applications under scrutiny, 77% had federal records which differed from what applicants submitted.

The CMS said that the agency is "committed to verifying the eligibility of consumers who apply for enrollment in qualified plans."

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Pope Francis: end world hunger through 'Prayer and Action'


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Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for July 2014
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That sports may always be occasions of human fraternity and growth.
Lay Missionaries: That the Holy Spirit may support the work of the laity who proclaim the Gospel in the poorest countries.



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