JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Republican Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder is discouraging Missouri residents from signing up for health insurance under a new online marketplace. People can begin enrolling Oct. 1 in several options offered by a federally run health insurance exchange.
The online shopping site is a key part of the 2010 federal health care law signed by Democratic President Barack Obama and long fought by Kinder.
If you have questions, or just want to learn if you qualify, visit www.healthcare.gov.