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Health official warns of double-digit spike in health insurance premiums
USA Today - Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press Writer

Consumers are facing budget-busting increases in medical insurance premiums, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Thursday, releasing a report the Obama administration hopes will tap public outrage and help revive its stalled health care overhaul. People buying their own insurance in at least six states have been facing pressure from insurers to raise rates by as much 56%, the report said.

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