Will Insurers Balk At Weakening Of Individual Insurance Mandate?

Kaiser Health News staff writer Mary Agnes Carey explores what the insurers' next move will be regarding the shape of the individual mandate provision included in current health proposals. "Health insurers have held their fire as Congress debates payment cuts, new fees and taxes and more regulation for their industry. Now the question is: Will they balk – or walk – if lawmakers continue to weaken a requirement that people carry insurance?" (10/2).

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