New Campaign Focuses on Texans in "Coverage Gap"

More than 40 statewide health care and religious organizations working to educate Texans on health plan options available through the Affordable Care Act are embarking on a grassroots political campaign to mobilize those who have been left in the state’s “coverage gap.” 

The groups’ new coalition, Cover Texas Now, launched its Texas Left Me Out campaign on Wednesday to educate uninsured Texans who do not make enough money to qualify for tax credits on health insurance and don’t qualify for Medicaid.  

With websites in English and Spanish, the campaign is collecting stories from Texans who fall in the ...

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