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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 08, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The increase in health insurance premiums examined; proposed rate hikes in California by Aetna Blue Cross, Anthem and Blue Shield cited; details given about the possible connection to the Obamacare law. [Pediatrician Dr. Jan MAISEL††- reacts.] [California Insurance Commissioner Dave JONES†- says it’s a disaster.] [Kaiser Family Foundation vice president Gary CLAXTON†- says it may be the best strategy to maximize profits for this year.] [America’s Health Insurance Plans Karen IGNAGNI†- outlines reasons for the increase.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:02:30

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