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Horizon BCBS won´t renew
health plans cancelled
under Obamacare

Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ), by Ed Beeson

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Posted By:scottyboy, 12/10/2013 7:58:01 PM

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield said it will not renew any small group or individual health plans that were set to expire after this year, despite receiving permission to do so by New Jersey’s insurance regulator. In a statement, Horizon said it was impossible to issue new health plans under a tight time frame before the end of the year. "Horizon BCBSNJ has been working to implement the Affordable Care Act for the past three and a half years, and undoing our work and essentially creating new plans in three weeks has proven to be impossible," said Thomas Rubino, the insurer’s director

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0bama´s unlawful edicts are to be ignored.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steph_gray, 12/10/2013 8:00:18 PM     (No. 9648810)

Watch out for horse´s heads in the bed.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: RUReadyY3K, 12/10/2013 8:00:24 PM     (No. 9648811)

It´s the Insurance Company´s fault (or else it is Bush´s fault).

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MissMann, 12/11/2013 12:46:31 AM     (No. 9648990)

Of course it is. Only a clueless maroon thinks you can just decree insurance policy. That won´t stop 0bama from trying to, though.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: strike3, 12/11/2013 2:01:13 AM     (No. 9649011)

BCBS will pay a huge price for climbing in bed with Obama. When the whole system comes crashing down, they won´t be writing any policies, large groups or small. These insurance CEOs can´t see beyond one year´s profits.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Daisymay, 12/11/2013 2:19:01 AM     (No. 9649015)

Unfortunately, BC/BS isn´t the only one who crawled into bed with Obamacare. United Healthcare (aarp)was a huge supporter. Most of the big insurance companies had a hand in supporting Obama on this issue. Now they would have us believe they are innocent bystanders. Baloney!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/11/2013 4:57:29 AM     (No. 9649042)

Why should these insurance companies care about individual policies? They´re guaranteed a honey pot of taxpayer money. In fact, Barry´s going to give it to them ahead of time. What I want to know is this: Did congress put money into this pot to screw the rest of us with substandard BarryCare policies that have huge premiums, co-pays, caps, and very little prescriptions that they´ll partially pay for?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mickturn, 12/11/2013 10:25:39 AM     (No. 9649491)

Ok, that means that ´officially´ it´s time to grab your ankles!

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