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Baucus demands details on progress toward insurance exchanges
Modern Healthcare

Despite renewed assurances that the federal government will have its insurance exchanges ready to begin enrollments Oct. 1, the senior Senate health policy Democrat demanded more details on the secretive effort.

Sen. Max Baucus, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, on Thursday required the CMS to provide his panel with the agencies’ specific goals for the establishment of federally operated health insurance exchanges and the timeframes for accomplishing those benchmarks.