Give Floridians Additional Choices Alongside Obamacare

Michael F. Cannon
May 16, 2022

Opening Florida’s market would provide a much‐​needed dose of competition. Federal and state regulations create so many barriers to competition that in 2019, just two insurers controlled 92% of Florida’s individual health insurance market. Allowing insurers in Puerto Rico, Guam, and the U.S. Virgin Islands to compete in a market as vast as Florida’s could create an economic boom in those territories.