Steady yourself

Insurance rates are going up, up, up …

Posted: August 27, 2013 at 5:16 a.m.

AS MUCH as you might have expected it, the size of the increase in health insurance premiums for schoolteachers and other employees of Arkansas’ public schools still must have come as a shock: a 50-percent raise in the maximum premium for the Gold Plan, the most popular plan offered public school employees.

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Editorial, Pages 14 on 08/27/2013


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