In it, but not of it. TPM DC

AHIP Prez On Reform Bill Criticisms: 'This Is Very Consistent For Us'

Ignangi said AHIP "on board" the parts of the Baucus bill she said the industry already agreed to support.

"We are ready to take on administrative simplification," she said. "We've stood by our promise on that, we stand by our commitment, it's in the [Baucus bill] and we support it."

"We need to bend the cost curve," she said. "That goal, because of political concerns, has been put on the back burner."