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State hires consumer group to help it review healthcare rates
Los Angeles Times

California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones lashed out Tuesday at another double-digit rate hike for thousands of small businesses getting their health insurance from industry giant Anthem Blue Cross.

But this time Jones got some help from a surprising source. He has quietly tapped Consumer Watchdog, his political ally and the state’s most outspoken industry critic, to help review health insurance rate increases under a one-year contract worth as much as $88,000.

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