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Feinstein wants to slap rate controls on health insurers
San Francisco Chronicle

Tomorrow, President Obama is meeting with health insurance executives on the 90-day anniversary of the passage of health care reform. (Remember that?) The meeting comes as a new Kaiser Foundation survey shows insurers are jacking up premiums by an average of 20 percent for people who buy their own insurance, affecting three-quarters of the 14 million Americans who buy policies on the individual market.