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State-by-state differences in Obamacare enrollment could affect rates
State-by-state differences in Obamacare enrollment could affect rates

WASHINGTON — Sign-ups for insurance through President Obama's health law varied widely across the country in the first year for the online marketplaces, according to a government report released Thursday that shows consumers flocked to coverage in some states but not in others. These differences could exacerbate regional variations in premiums next year, with potentially steep rate increases for people in states with low enrollment. "While there is a lot of focus on the national numbers, it's what is happening state by state that will affect how much premiums rise next year," said Kaiser Family Foundation Senior Vice President Larry Levitt, an insurance...

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