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Proposed Anthem Rate Hike Stirs Reform Waters
California Healthline

After a year of shifting tides and volatile swells, health care reform waters became almost placid earlier this month, worrying reform proponents and pleasing opponents. But the waters are stirring again. Anthem’s plan to raise premiums for individual policy members in California hit like a large stone — and the ripples just keep coming. Legislators in Washington, D.C., and Sacramento are holding hearings and launching investigations this week.