Premiums, deductibles, claims—health insurance is tricky business and Obamacare only made it more complicated.
Now, with a month and a half left to enroll in the exchanges, states have swallowed up their $60 million federal dollar allotment for personnel needed to help those who newly qualify for insurance figure out how to utilize the insurance they signed up for.
There were, of course, some GOP states that refused the federal funding from the get-go, but now only 12 states and the District of Columbia have any working support system for new enrollees. New people may have insurance, but many have no idea how it works. As Politico reported: