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The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently performed 12 tests to see if people could obtain Obamacare health insurance subsides by using fraudulent identities. In how many of these 12 cases did the fraudulent people receive subsidies?

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Per GAO, "For 11 of these 12 applications, which were made by phone and online using fictitious identities, GAO obtained subsidized coverage." This amounts to 92% of the time, although GAO cautions that these "results, while illustrative, cannot be generalized to the overall applicant or enrollment populations."

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