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Health Care Numbers Up For December Enrollment

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LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) - The number of people signing up for healthcare under the new law is trending in the right direction.

About 75,000 Michigan residents signed up during the first three months of enrollment.

But it's the numbers in December that jump out.

According to the Obama administration, 10 times more people in Michigan enrolled in plans compared to October and November.

More than 80 percent of those who signed up qualify for tax credits to help offset monthly premiums.

Open enrollment continues through March.

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