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As Congress scrambles to pass budget, funding for community health clinics hang in the balance

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As Congress scrambles to pass budget, funding for community health clinics hang in the balance

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As the Affordable Care Act's open enrollment period gets underway, there's a great deal of confusion about it, and funds have been slashed for advertising and navigators, which help people figure out which plan to select.

NBC News
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
 
In Washington, Congress is scrambling to come up with a budget by Thursday to avoid a government shutdown. Caught up in the mix: $3.6 billion for community clinics. Millions of people use those clinics to see a doctor. It's being called the next health care cliff.
 
[This story was originally published by NBC News.]