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Rising healthcare premiums
Napa Valley Register

I’m part of a small group of three employees. We’ve had our health insurance through Anthem Blue Cross for several years. Our most recent notification says that our renewal rate for our group is up 22 percent for next year. Twenty #&*%@!^ two percent!?

— Just a little upset

Tom: Well put, Upset. A report from the Commonwealth Fund tells you something we all know: health insurance costs over the past 10 years have gone up faster than our income. Some specifics on the report in “Modern Healthcare” include: