Insurers and some states are continuing to look for ways to bypass the balky technology underpinning the health-care law despite the Obama administration's claim that it had made "dramatic progress" in fixing the federal insurance website.
The SEIU is threatening to mount ballot initiatives in California and Oregon it says would lower health-care costs, but industry officials say the real goal is to pressure hospitals into making it easier for the union to organize.
Rhode Island, aiming to build on the success of some of its old industrial towns that have reinvented themselves as artists' enclaves, has become the first U.S. state to stop collecting sales tax on original and limited-edition art.
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