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California regulators clear Obamacare rates, hold off on networks
Los Angeles Times

California regulators won’t challenge the next round of health insurance rate increases in the state exchange, but insurers’ narrow networks of doctors and hospitals are drawing tougher scrutiny.

The state’s two insurance regulators didn’t find proposed premiums for 2015 individual coverage to be unreasonable among the 10 health plans in the Covered California exchange. These rates also apply to individual coverage outside the state’s Obamacare marketplace.