A Health Insurance Battle Is Brewing
Consumer Watchdog's Harvey Rosenfield and Jamie Court join with other consumer advocates and the State's Insurance Commissioner, Dave Jones, to turn in the quarter million signatures collected in LA County. These signatures - counting over 800,000 state-wide - will allow voters to decide next November if health insurers should have to publicly justify their rate hikes before they can take effect.
5/13/2015News ReleaseSanta Monica, CA -- The state’s tax board must make public an audit and other records related to its historic decision to... More >
6/1/2015News ReleaseSanta Monica, CA -- A Kaiser Family Foundation survey showing that 44 percent of Covered California policyholders have difficulty... More >
9/24/2015VideoVideo: Sen. Al Franken Asked Anthem and Aetna CEOs to Commit to Pass Along Savings to Consumers If Their Mergers Are Approved. Their Answers Are PricelessThe CEOs of Aetna and Anthem did the health insurance consolidation dance at a U.S. Senate hearing on Sept. 22. Aetna has plans... More >
10/27/2014ArticleWhy I Am Voting Yes on 45: Premiums up 300% to $750 for Nothing; Now They’re Charging $1,200 and Won’t Cover Emergency Services“We’ve paid well over $100,000 in premiums and received almost zero health care services.” Over the... More >
10/12/2014Article“Premiums for our company have gone up 37% since 2010, and our yearly health insurance dread just came in for 2015: HMO... More >