Proposition 45, a ballot initiative that would give California's Insurance Commissioner, Dave Jones, power to determine insurance rates for millions of Californians, looked like a winner last summer. A Field poll conducted in June and July showed 69 percent in favor versus only 16 percent opposed. However, in August and September, the numbers dropped to 41 percent to 26 percent in the Field poll, and 48 percent to 38 percent according to the Public Policy Institute of California.
As more voters tune in, they realize that giving more power to politicians to determine health-insurance premiums is a losing proposition.
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