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Refusing to play: Health insurers that won’t offer child-only policies
San Francisco Chronicle

The announcement this week by some of the country’s largest insurers – UnitedHealth Group, Humana, Cigna, Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and its parent WellPoint – that they will stop selling new child-only health policies now that the federal law requires them to cover children regardless of their medical histories shocked many Americans. Talk about bullying tactics.