PEIA mess took a long time to create
By Phil Kabler, WV Gazette-Mail
As the Public Employees Insurance Agency embarks on a series of what are sure to be contentious public hearings this month over plans to cut insuree benefits by more than $120 million, a number of readers have asked how the state-run health insurance plan got in such a mess.
Suffice to say, it didn’t happen overnight.
PEIA hasn’t had a premium increase since the 2012-13 budget...