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July 29, 2014 8:06 AM

Consumers asked to verify income, other information — or risk losing government subsidies for health insurance

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is contacting hundreds of thousands of people with subsidized health plans bought under the Affordable Care Act to verify their eligibility, particularly income and citizenship status, months after they first applied for and received financial aid to help them pay premiums and out-of-pocket costs for their coverage.

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