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Why one health insurer won’t extend Obamacare’s benefits
Washington Post

Insurers promising to uphold some of Obamacare’s benefits, even if the Supreme Court overturns the law, looks to be all the rage in health policy this week. UnitedHealth is doing it. Aetna is doing it. Humana, too. But one of the Affordable Care Act’s biggest supporters refuses to jump on the bandwagon. Blue Shield of California has, among health plans, been one of Obamacare’s biggest cheerleaders. But executives there worry that any promise to continue with a few Affordable Care Act benefits, regardless of what the Supreme Court does, could undercut the case for leaving the law standing.

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