Double-digit increases OK’d for Arkansas’ health plans after subsidy paid to insurers ends

Posted: October 14, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.
Updated: October 16, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

Gov Asa Hutchinson is shown in this file photo.

Gov Asa Hutchinson is shown in this file photo.

In response to President Donald Trump's decision to end a subsidy for health insurance companies, Arkansas Insurance Commissioner Allen Kerr on Friday approved double-digit rate increases for the plans that will be offered on the state's insurance exchange next year.

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This is what Arkansas voted for. So, congratulations! Are you happy now?

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October 14, 2017 at 8:39 a.m. ( | suggest removal )