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Sebelius Fires Back at Anthem Blue Cross About Proposed Rate Hikes
HC Pro - Joe Cantlupe, for HealthLeaders Media

In a back-and-forth with officials of Anthem Blue Cross’s parent company WellPoint over the company’s proposed rate hikes in California, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Thursday said the company’s proposals remain perplexing. She added it leaves customers “with nothing but bad options: pay more for coverage, cut back on benefits or join the ranks of the uninsured.”