The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo57° Mostly Clear

Saturday

Hi86° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo56° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi74° Sunny then Sunny and Breezy

Sunday Night

Lo46° Partly Cloudy and Breezy then Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi72° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo45° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi76° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo47° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi81° Sunny

Consumers get little help in red states

Send to Kindle
Print This

ATLANTA — After three years of bashing President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, Republican governors were surprisingly mute on the first day consumers could shop for insurance policies through online marketplaces.

But in the 36 mostly Republican states that left the operation of their exchanges to the federal government, consumer interest Tuesday was high, while Democrats and advocacy groups took the lead in promoting the latest provision of the law.

View my options or Sign in