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Health Insurance Cooperatives?

posted Sep 22, 2009, 5:47 PM by Beavercreek Liberty Group Dayton Tea Party

With the "public option" for health care reform faltering, "co-ops" are increasingly being discussed as an alternative. But what are health insurance co-operatives? How do they work? Are they a viable alternative or just the public option by a different name? Cato senior fellow Michael Tanner will discuss the history, successes, and failures of health insurance co-ops, and how they may or may not fit into health care reform.