Proposition 45 was defeated by California voters. The measure would have given the state’s insurance commissioner the authority to reject excessive rate hikes in health insurance sold on the individual and small-business markets. Get detailed election results for Proposition 45 from the secretary of state.
Prop. 45 Defeated by Health Insurance Industry
Prop. 45 Fight Worthy of Television Drama
Prop. 45: Tougher Rules on Health Insurance Rates
Field Poll Shows Support Slipping for Two Health Propositions
Strong Support for Proposition 45 -- Tougher Rules on Health Insurance Rates
Opposing Sides Testify Before State Committee over Insurance Proposition
Insurance Commissioner Defends Health Insurance Initiative