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NY Times: 10 States Will Be Subject To Insurance Rate Reviews By Feds

The New York Times: Federal Auditors Will Soon Review Health Insurance Rates In 10 States
The Obama administration will soon take over the review of health insurance rates in 10 states where it says state officials do not adequately regulate premiums for insurance sold to individuals or small businesses. At least one state, Iowa, has protested the federal decision and asked administration officials to reconsider (Pear, 7/25). This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.