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 ...

Full Story

Comment Policy

The Texas Tribune is pleased to provide the opportunity for you to share your observations about this story. We encourage lively debate on the issues of the day, but we ask that you refrain from using profanity or other offensive speech, engaging in personal attacks or name-calling, posting advertising, or wandering away from the topic at hand. To comment, you must be a registered user of the Tribune, and your real name will be displayed. Thanks for taking time to offer your thoughts.

You must be logged in to leave a comment. Login | Sign-Up

Sign Up for The Brief

Our daily news summary