State-run health-insurance exchange back on table

Posted: November 17, 2012 at 3:57 a.m.

Arkansas’ nearly year-long plan for running an insurance exchange in partnership with the federal government took an unexpected twist Friday as a new federal deadline extension created breathing space to resurrect a long-dead idea: a state-run exchange.

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