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California insurance commissioner criticizes Anthem Blue Cross rate hike
Sacramento Bee

Making his case yet again for regulatory authority to reject “excessive” rates, California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones on Tuesday singled out Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Co. for slapping “unreasonable” rate increases on more than 250,000 small-business policyholders.

Anthem fired back, saying the insurance commissioner’s math and methodology were flawed.