Pulse Check: Obamacare’s CEO Talks Insurer Recruitment After Aetna’s Pullback

Aetna’s sudden decision to quit most of its Obamacare insurance markets was the latest mess in the health law’s rockiest stretch in almost three years. It’s Kevin Counihan’s job to clean it up.

Counihan, CEO of the federal insurance marketplace, told POLITICO’s “Pulse Check” podcast that Aetna’s flip-flop — the company announced Monday it will exit from 69 percent of counties it now serves through Obamacare, just three months after committing to stay and even expand — doesn’t alter the administration’s strategy.

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