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State government health plan option threatens higher taxes, lost jobs

Our chamber and our members have come out in opposition to SB 842, legislation being considered to create a new, state-run government-controlled health insurance system in Connecticut, known as the “state government option.” While there certainly is room for improvement of Connecticut’s health care system, the state government option is the wrong path forward.