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Arizona Has the Nation's Third-Highest Rate of Kids Without Health Insurance



Only two other states in the nation have a higher rate of children without health insurance than Arizona.

Georgetown University's Health Policy Institute purposely did the study before coverage expansions are rolled out under Obamacare, finding that more than 200,000, or 13.2 percent, of Arizona kids are uninsured.

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Matthew Hendley
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