With 100 days to go before the Obamacare insurance exchange rollout on Oct. 1, let's take a look at the state of these state-based exchanges. This is a key part of the legislation, as it will create competition between insurers and use the free market to drive costs down.
In this video, health-care analyst David Williamson discusses where progress stands on the exchange buildout, along with why most major insurers are cautiously approaching the concept instead of jumping fully onboard.
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