January 31st, 2012 | Comments Off on Minn. Lawmakers Set To Resume Health Insurance Exchange Fight | Posted in Health Insurance todayGov. Mark Dayton says his administration may be unable to build an exchange without legislative approval. But the Republican-controlled legislature is split over whether to support implementation of that provision of the health care law.
January 31st, 2012 | Comments Off on Lawmakers in Conn., Calif. Ready Public Option, Single-Payer Bills | Posted in Health Insurance todayLawmakers in Connecticut are considering re-introducing a bill for a public option for health insurance that died last year in the legislature. Similarly in California, state lawmakers are pushing a single-payer bill that died in the legislature last year.
January 31st, 2012 | Comments Off on State Roundup: Iowa Reconsiders Lawmakers’ Benefits | Posted in Health Insurance todayNews outlets report on a variety of state health issues.
January 31st, 2012 | Comments Off on First Edition: January 31, 2012 | Posted in Health Insurance todayToday's early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including a report about Democratic expectations regarding the soon to be unveiled GOP budget and how it might reform Medicare.