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Thousands to be caught in the CoverTN health care squeeze

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Thousands of Tennesseans were able to breathe sighs of relief last week when the state announced that their canceled health insurance policies would stay in force for another year.

But there hasn't been that kind of respite for Nancy Colvin.

Colvin, who works at a privately owned assisted living facility, is among 15,400 Tennesseans who get health insurance through the state's "stopgap" program CoverTN, which is still scheduled to hit the chopping block Dec. 31.

Read more from our partners at the Times Free Press.

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