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States divided on Obama’s plan to allow insurance policy renewals
Sacramento Bee

Across the nation, states are still deciding whether to allow insurers to extend or renew canceled health insurance policies through 2014, as President Barack Obama requested last week.

While the numbers are changing, it appears that more states are accepting the president’s offer, either by direct action or through previous decisions that allowed early renewal of expiring individual and small-group policies before the president’s “fix” was announced.