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May, 2012

Can states refuse to build exchanges?

May 30, 2012 – Tea Partiers celebrate reports that states aren't making progress toward establishing health insurance exchanges. Better-informed… Read more

The waiting game: anticipating SCOTUS

May 25, 2012 – While America waits for the U.S. Supreme Court to make its decision about health reform, is the health care system standing still? Quite… Read more

Despite reform, age rating still hits seniors

May 21, 2012 – Under reform legislation, insurers selling policies in the individual or small-group markets can charge older boomers up to three times… Read more

Does your state protect Baby Boomers?

May 21, 2012 – Today, in most states, there are no caps on how much insurers can charge a 60-something forced to purchase his own… Read more

How much is your health insurance?

May 11, 2012 – A disturbing survey reveals that most Californians – and likely most Americans – are unwilling to focus on the details of their health… Read more

Health reform and ex-cons

May 9, 2012 – If I'm trying to sell health reform, the smiling waitress with two kids, the laid-off steel worker, and the 7th grader with cancer work… Read more