Welcome to Consumer Reports Advocacy

Consumer Reports is an independent nonprofit organization that works for a fair, safe and transparent marketplace.

Since we were founded as Consumers Union in 1936, we have advocated for the rights of all consumers. Now, we are united under the Consumer Reports name, bringing together our trusted testing, research, journalism, and advocacy.

We hope you will partner with us and our six million members for a better world.

KCUR.org: HHS Senior Advisor: Health Insurance Rates Unregulated in Missouri

March 28, 2011 – Over the last year, state regulators in Oregon have ordered 20 insurance companies to either reduce or completely scrap proposed healthcare premium rate increases. The state deemed the increases – some of which exceeded 20 percent – to be too high. Other states have scrutinized similar rate hikes, but you won’t find a challenge like that in Missouri. That’s according to former Missouri Insurance Director Jay Angoff. Angoff has made a name for himself as a watchdog over the insurance industry and is now a senior advisor to HHS Secretary and former Kansas governor and insurance commissioner, Kathleen Sebelius.

IssuesHealth