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Lawmakers Explore 'Public Option' To Fill Gaps In Oregonians’ Health Insurance

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The sponsor of a bill that proposes a public option for people who lack insurance wants it delayed so the state can complete another study.

Oregon Insurance Execs Dismiss Public Option

The Lund Report
CEOs pin their hopes on value-based health plans that debut next year

 October 27, 2009 -- The public option debated in Congress won’t gain any traction with Oregon’s insurance executives who keep comparing the proposal to traditional Medicare, claiming it’s a broken system in need of serious repair.

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