The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo45° Chance Showers

Tuesday

Hi62° Mostly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo45° Showers Likely

Wednesday

Hi55° Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo46° Showers

Thursday

Hi60° Chance Rain

Thursday Night

Lo46° Chance Rain

Friday

Hi54° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo50° Chance Rain

Saturday

Hi60° Chance Showers

Health sign-ups gaining ground

Send to Kindle
Print This

WASHINGTON — Insurance sign-ups under President Barack Obama’s health law continued to rise in January, as more than 1.1 million Americans selected a private health plan last month on new marketplaces created by the law.

That brings to nearly 3.3 million the number of Americans who have enrolled in coverage since the marketplaces opened in October, according to a new report from the Obama administration. The numbers suggest that the law’s new marketplaces are gaining traction after their disastrous launch last fall.

View my optionsorSign in