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Kaiser Permanente, Anthem Blue Cross walk away from new high-risk pool
Sacramento Business Journal

California is moving ahead with plans for a federally sponsored health insurance program for folks with pre-existing health conditions that’s far better funded than the longtime state program and expected to serve at least three times as many people. The temporary program is a stop-gap measure to provide insurance to this group until broader measures in the federal health care overhaul take effect in 2014.