Health & Family

December 7, 2014 2:54 PM

For working poor in North Carolina, income drop creates health care fear

At 61, Ken Helms of Charlotte would love to have health insurance. Based on what he earned directing traffic this year, he’s eligible for federal help paying premiums and out-of-pocket costs under the Affordable Care Act.

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