03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Health Care Reform Would Bring Insurance To 500,000 Coloradans: Report

A report released this week by Families USA, a nonprofit promoting greater health care access, predicts that the Senate Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act would bring health insurance coverage to over half a million Coloradans.

medicineOn the other hand, failure to act would put 138,000 additional Coloradans on the rolls of the uninsured by 2019, says the report. That would bring Colorado's total uninsured population to nearly one million.

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