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Anthem revises California health policies to a 14% hike
Sacramento Bee

Facing continued scrutiny over rising premiums, Anthem Blue Cross on Wednesday submitted revised rate increases that are substantially lower than the controversial rate hikes it proposed six months ago.

But it wasn’t enough to appease consumer health advocates, who said the average increase of 14 percent remained too high for 700,000 Californians who buy insurance on their own.