Covered California rates are out

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The cost of an individual health plan on Covered California will go up an average 8.7 percent in the Golden State. It's the same in Ventura County. In L.A. County that average is between 8.6 and 10 percent. It's 9 percent in Riverside, San Bernardino, and Orange Counties. State officials and advocates say some consumers will save money if they shop around for a cheaper plan.