Obamacare Sign-Ups Hit 4.2 Million

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March 11 (Bloomberg) -- About 4.2 million people signed up for Obamacare health plans through February as the administration tries to focus the attention of consumers on the March 31 deadline for Americans to enroll. Megan Hughes reports on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Enrollment is at 4.2 million.

That is from october when the website and exchange rolled out to march 1. that is the big picture, to look it's february specifically, those were down from january.

942,000 or so is a little over 1.1 million in january.

Big picture, we only have one month left.

The cbo projected that by the end of next month 6 million people would be signed up and that is when the enrollment closes.

Original projections were around 7 million.

They were revised downward because of all the problems with the website.

Hhs needs a huge final month to meet its goal.

Key demographic, young adult sign ups.

They did grow faster with an increase of 260 8000 but still, slower than last month, slower growth.

That is going to be a key group determining premiums, having those young and healthy people signed up in the system.

The white house knows this and they're doing tremendous outrage to get those young people signed up.

Let's move onto the roundup,

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