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Mass. lesson was lost on Obamacare

Watching the disastrous rollout of Obamacare makes you wonder how we ever managed to pull off the Massachusetts universal health insurance plan that became the national model.

Everyone knows about the serious problems dogging the federal Affordable Care Act — the online service that didn’t work and the cancellation of existing coverage President Obama had promised people would be able to keep. You can bet your last Band-Aid there are more “glitches” to come.

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