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Nonprofit Insurers Lag In California’s Heath Care Exchange
CBS News

Small nonprofits offering insurance plans on California’s health care exchange are lagging well behind major insurers in sign-ups, potentially undermining a key goal of the federal Affordable Care Act, which sought to drive down costs by increasing competition. Across the U.S., community nonprofits and co-op insurers have struggled with a lack of brand recognition and, in some cases, offering policies that were priced to compete with the big insurance companies.