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The Obama administration has announced a surge in insurance sign-ups through the federal governments website in the month of December has push enrollment past the one million mark.
    
Independent analysts say the combined enrollment numbers for federal and state-run markets should total at about 2 million people. That would be about two-thirds of the administration's original goal of signing up 3.3 million by Dec. 31.
    
The numbers represent a significant increase, despite the technical problems that stalled the federal market during much of the fall. The overall goal is to enroll 7 million people by March 31.
    

  

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