(Bloomberg) -- Mississippi, where one in five people lack health insurance, two Republican elected officials are fighting over the best way to resist health care reform.

Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney is proceeding with a key requirement — creating health care exchanges to help people without employer-provided coverage get policies — saying he wants the least burdensome requirements. However, Gov. Phil Bryant asked him to stop late last month, saying the state shouldn’t advance any part of the Obama-backed law. 

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