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Obamacare’s Market Share Mystery: Will the Health Law Shake Up Insurance Leader Board?
Pro Publica

Well before enrollment began in Obamacare’s new insurance exchanges, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island dominated the state’s individual insurance market, with a 95 percent market share in 2011.

Fast forward two years and little has changed. In the first four months of enrollment in Health Source RI, the Blue Cross plan has seen its market share grow, as hard as that is to believe—to nearly 97 percent.