Breaking: 8.8 Million People Received Health Insurance Last Year

In a webcast and press release Wednesday morning, the US Census Bureau announced that 8.8 million Americans received health insurance last year- dropping the number of uninsured Americans to around 33 million people.

“The percentage of people without health insurance coverage for the entire 2014 calendar year was 10.4 percent, down from 13.3 percent in 2013,” A government press release said.

The data was first reported by the New York Times.

Read the full release and longer report here:

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