According to the state’s Department of Insurance, health care insurers in Idaho have requested premium rate hikes as high as 81 percent for next year. The five insurers serving the individual market in Idaho are Blue Cross of Idaho Health Service, Mountain Health Co-Op, PacificSource Health Plans, Regence BlueShield of Idaho, and SelectHealth.
The HUD spent over $500,000 on apartments for people who “did not exist,” according to the agency’s inspector general. Last month’s audit found that managers of Section 8 housing in Jefferson County, Texas, defrauded the government by stealing the identities of former tenants and falsifying incomes.
According to the Washington Examiner, miners and major labor groups are pushing for a replacement version of former President Barack Obama’s climate change rules. The push has come in a series of meetings with the Environmental Protection Agency and the White House.