By Nic Horton | The Arkansas Project
The Manhattan Institute has released a new tool that will allow Americans to see how much the disastrous Obamacare law has increased their health insurance premiums.
The new interactive map, available for free on MI’s website, allows users to search by clicking on their home state and county, or by entering their zip code.
The nationwide map is also color-coded to indicate which states have seen the highest spikes in health insurance premiums. Arkansas is in the priciest tier of states — that is, we live in one of the states that have seen premiums jump over 80 percent.
For a 27-year old male in Faulkner County, Ark., premiums have skyrocketed, on average, by 259 percent: