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Dueling diagnoses

By Vicki Viotti

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 23, 2014

~~<p>State Rep. Angus McKelvey likes the metaphor: Finding the best fix for the Hawaii Health Connector is like trying to fix an airplane after takeoff. You have to do it very carefully, he said. That is the whole approach to the current version of House Bill 2529, originally a proposal to make the Connector a state agency.</p>
<p>&quot;That's a good analogy,&quot; McKelvey said. &quot;It's why we rewrote it It would have been like taking the wings off in flight.&quot;</p>
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State Rep. Angus McKelvey likes the metaphor: Finding the best fix for the Hawaii Health Connector is like trying to fix an airplane after takeoff. You have to do it very carefully, he said. That is the whole approach to the current version of House Bill 2529, originally a proposal to make the Connector a state agency.

"That's a good analogy," McKelvey said. "It's why we rewrote it It would have been like taking the wings off in flight." Login for more...



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