Insurance News

First Edition: September 1, 2010

Today's news includes reports about the health overhaul's early retiree subsidy program as well as a health reform policy declaration by Minnesota's governor that has triggered speculation about his plans for 2012. Repealing Health Reform: For Heritage Action, It Would Be A 'Grand Slam' Kaiser Health News staff writer Andrew Villegas talks with Michael more...

Calif. Allows Safety-Net Coverage Cost Increases; Georgia Illegal Immigrant Dialysis Agreement Reached

The Los Angeles Times: "As state leaders blast giant health insurers for raising rates, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's administration has quietly allowed hefty increases for thousands of sick or jobless Californians who must rely on expensive safety-net coverage -- if they want insurance at all. To the frustration of policyholders, state regulators have given more...