Health care is the big topic as open enrollment is underway across the nation for health insurance. People without insurance from their employer can get enrolled in the marketplace. Roby Brock with Talk Business and Politics sits down with Arkansas’ director of the marketplace Angela Lowther to learn more.
The stories discussed in this episode include (some links may redirect to TalkBusiness.net):
- Arkansas Works enrollment declines 6% in October, up from September
- Little Rock startup announces first banking solution for state’s medical pot industry; federal concerns still ahead
- Tobacco companies run ads on smoking dangers to comply with federal ruling
- [VIDEO] Arkansas Healthcare Marketplace Director Angela Lowther discusses open enrollment
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