Decoder Buzz Did White House pad Obamacare enrollment numbers?

It turns out that the 7.3 million enrollment figure for Obamacare included 400,000 enrollees whose entries were coded as dental-plan only. Cue Democratic face palms.

By , Staff writer

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Here’s the latest Affordable Care Act surprise: This fall, the Obama administration counted people who’d signed up only for dental plans as full ACA participants, which inflated a key enrollment number.