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Health Care Rules Relaxed Again, ‘Backlash’ Follows
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Word from the Obama administration that Americans who recently had their health insurance canceled will be allowed to buy “catastrophic policies” mostly intended for young adults has upset the insurance industry, NPR’s Julie Rovner tells our Newscast desk. The Washington Post goes a bit further, saying that the administration’s decision to once again relax some of the rules of the new federal health care law sparked “an immediate backlash from the health insurance industry and raised fairness questions about a law intended to promote affordable and comprehensive coverage on a widespread basis.”

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