US signs up 12.7 mn Americans for Obamacare health insurance

Courtesy Of The News International NEW YORK: About 12.7 million Americans signed up for 2016 health insurance coverage through the government insurance exchanges, surpassing its expectations, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said on Thursday. The government began offering subsidies for individual insurance in 2014 under the Affordable Care Act, often called Obamacare,…