Dan Mangan is a reporter covering health care and other issues for CNBC.com.
Mangan has been a journalist for more than 20 years, most recently as a general assignment/rewrite reporter at the New York Post. In his more than dozen years at The Post, Mangan routinely covered major stories, including the 9/11 terror attacks, the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme, the 2008 financial meltdown and a slew of juicy Gotham scandals du jour, among them the personal tribulations of Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Prior to that, Mangan began his career in his native Connecticut, writing obituaries for The Hour of Norwalk, before moving on to cover business, government and the court systems at The Hour, the Fairfield County Business Journal and The Advocate of Stamford.
Premium hikes would be higher in states that did not expand their Medicaid programs under Obamacare.
High-risk pools run by states were criticized before Obamacare for not doing a good enough job at covering sick people.
There are only two other insurers selling Obamacare plans in Iowa this year, and one, Medica, said it hasn't decided about next year.
The deal comes just weeks after the highly popular podcast "Missing Richard Simmons" ended a six-episode run.
Republican are continuing to discuss reviving a bill that seeks to repeal and replace major parts of the Affordable Care Act.
Conservative House Republicans have been discussing several provisions that could lead them to support a replacement plan.
Mylan has been under fire since last summer over price increases of its anti-allergy auto-injector device.
Mylan last fall agreed to pay $465 million to resolve claims it shortchanged Medicaid, but got a six-month grace period on higher rebates.
Anthem sells Obamacare plans in 14 states under the Blue Cross Blue Shield brand.
Republicans have been unable to get their House caucus to agree on an Obamacare replacement that can win enough votes to go to the Senate.