Fat and Happy

by
Abby Zimet

Robert Reich takes a stab
at Anthem Blue Cross - its 39% proposed rate hike, $2.7 billion
profits, invincibility from competition and, oh yeah, its
shamelessness. All of which makes it the perfect argument for health
care reform.

"(Parent company) WellPoint is fat and
happy, which makes Anthem fat and happy. Everyone is fat and happy
except Anthem's policy holders, who are being skewered."

 

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