Obama Administration Extends Deadline For State Exchanges

Kaiser Health News staff writer Phil Galewitz reports: "The Obama administration on Friday gave states more time to submit plans to set up state-based health insurance exchanges, a concession to the reality that many states had delayed planning until they saw who won the presidential election" (Galewitz, 11/9). Read the story.

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