Texarkana reveals health-law disparity

Low-income Arkansas residents insured; Texans fend for themselves

Posted: June 10, 2014 at 4:45 a.m.

On a hazy, hot evening in Texarkana, Janice Marks ate a dinner of turkey and stuffing at a homeless shelter filled with plastic cots before crossing a few blocks to the Arkansas side of town to start her night shift restocking the dairy cases at Wal-Mart.

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