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What Covered CA rate hikes mean for the continuing debate over the ACA




The Covered California website is displayed during a healthcare enrollment fair at the office of SEIU-United Healthcare Workers West on March 18, 2014 in San Francisco, California.
The Covered California website is displayed during a healthcare enrollment fair at the office of SEIU-United Healthcare Workers West on March 18, 2014 in San Francisco, California.
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President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law more than six years ago now.

The main goals of Obamacare, as it's commonly known, were to create better health outcomes while lowering costs. But that can be a tricky balancing act, as seen here in California. 

Yesterday, the state health insurance exchange known as Covered California released its proposed premiums for next year and they're going up. 

Chad Terhune, Senior Correspondent at Kaiser Health News, joined Take Two to discuss what's behind the price hike and what it may mean for you.

To hear the full interview, click the blue player above.