Monopoly Not A Game For Rural Areas Under Obamacare

New York Times headline: “Health Care Law Jacks Up Prices To The Moon For Rural Areas.” Just kidding. But, for the New York Times, the real headline was about as strong as we could hope for: “Health Care Law Fails To Lower Prices For Rural Areas.” While competition is intense in many populous regions, rural areas and small towns have far fewer carriers offering plans in the law’s online exchanges. Those places, many of them poor, are being asked to choose from some of the highest-priced Read more […]