Now on Kaiser Health News' blog, Jay Hancock reports: "Health insurance agents, feeling threatened by the Affordable Care Act, will welcome research from the University of Minnesota that supports their longstanding argument that agents and brokers make insurance shopping easier and cheaper" (Hancock, 8/22). Check out what else is on the blog.
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