Greater control over insurance premiums sought in Calif.

06/12/2013 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Consumer Watchdog is pressing for a ballot measure that would authorize the California Department of Insurance to approve or reject hikes in health insurance rates. "In many cases, the networks are too limited and the prices are too high in the exchange," said Jamie Court, president of the advocacy group. "Covered California doesn't take the place of a government agency that has the power to force justification of the rates or deny them."

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