Chart of the Day
Posted at 11:45 a.m. on Nov. 19, 2012
– With the Obama administration extending the deadline for states to decide whether and how to create a health insurance exchange under the health care reform law, the Wall Street Journal maps each state’s decision so far.
“The options are forcing GOP officials across the country to decide whether to go against the party’s traditional belief in states’ rights, and let the federal government step in—or to run their own exchange and risk signaling that they’re enabling a law they don’t support.”
“The issue was at the forefront of discussions among leaders at the Republican Governors Association meeting in Las Vegas this week, where even some leading critics of the law suggested they might be open to cooperation with the federal government.”