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State health plans have high deductibles, says study

WASHINGTON — You might be pleased with the low monthly premium for one of the new health insurance plans under President Obama’s overhaul, but the added expense of copayments and deductibles could burn a hole in your wallet.

An independent analysis released Wednesday, on the heels of an administration report emphasizing affordable premiums, is helping to fill out the bottom line for consumers.

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