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Delaware Announces First Obamacare Enrollee

It took seven hours of waiting on the phone and sitting in front of her computer, but Janice Baker can claim something few people in Delaware can at the moment – she’s signed up for health coverage through the state’s insurance marketplace.

Officials from the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services declared Baker the first confirmed resident to have enrolled in the marketplace, which opened Oct. 1 as part of the roll-out of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

Source: Delaware Online. Read full article. (link)

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  • Ted Levy||

    "I want to thank the Academy for the honor, and of course my spouse, for his unwavering support. But most of all, I want to thank the President for allowing me to pay 135% more for health insurance."

  • Eric Bana||

    Success!!! And you all said it would be a disaster! Shame.

  • BDR||

    One enrollee every two weeks. Delaware has about 900,000+ population. For arguments sake let's say 50,000 want to get insurance through the exchange. At that rate all 50,000 will have insurance by the year 3936. And Obama has the balls to compare the rollout to the launch of iOS7?