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«Obamacare» : le Mississippi s’y perd

1. How could this be translated into English?
2. What does 'y' replace in this headline? The 'y' in this headline seems to have no antecedent, which is why I'm a bit confused as to the whole meaning of the sentence.

(source: http://www.liberation.fr/monde/2013/12/26/obamacare-le-mississippi-s-y-perd_969094)

For learning: French
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    Obamacare, mississipi is losing itself (into obamacare).

    Y is refering to obamacare , this verb is used reflective so there is: se and y for telling into obamacare.

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