All in all, Dennison delivered a good statehouse story, the kind that is much too rare. With the release of the RAND results, Dennison now has follow-up questions for Smith, MacLaren, and other legislators eager to get more Montanans into high-deductible plans. Dennison and other journos who want to write this story now have numbers that show the dark side of high-deductible health insurance.
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