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WellPoint says to stop dropping patients after May 1
The US Daily

WellPoint Incsaid on Tuesday that as of May 1 it would stop dropping healthcare coverage for subscribers who get sick, after being pressured by Democrats and the Obama administration.

WellPoint announced its decision after Democrats from three U.S. House of Representatives committees earlier in the day wrote to health insurance executives urging them to immediately stop the practice, known as rescission. A separate letter on Tuesday from more than 50 Democrats focused on WellPoint alone.