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Aetna CEO: Obamacare Could Double Insurance Premiums

ssimmons Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 6:17 PM
I recently received a letter from my health insurance provider, a small municipality where my husband was employed for more than 40 years. Effective July, 2013, all retirees will be removed from the health insurance plan. Their evaluation determined that premiums would have to rise 122% to maintain the current level of coverage. "If you like the insurance you have you can keep it." Barack Obama lied.
Yesterday on CNBC, Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini said that health insurance premiums could as much as double if Obamacare comes into full effect:

To provide all Americans with health insurance, premiums will have to rise to pay for it, Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini told CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Wednesday.

"If we're going to insure all Americans, which is a worthy and appropriate cause, then somebody has to pay for it," Bertolini said of the expected premium increases under Obamacare.

Bertolini said that insurance premiums could double in some places just on the basis of what types...