"We kind of went all in on the ACA," said Benson, R-Ham Lake. "It's put us at risk, and it's taken us out of control."
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Though the next budget won't be due until 2019, Benson said lawmakers can't wait to start planning how to control costs, make cuts or, if necessary, raise new taxes to cover more of Minnesota's health care costs.
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