12/28/2012 10:26 am ET

Health Care Law May Help Baby Boomers

With the presidential election and Supreme Court decision behind us, the federal government is moving forward with the Affordable Care Act. Baby boomers stand to gain the most.

Since the recession, boomers have been hard hit by unemployment, shrinking nest eggs and rising health care costs. During those years, about 8.6 million boomers were without health insurance, according to a special 2009 report by Commonwealth Fund.

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