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Blue Cross becomes latest to abandon American Legislative Exchange Counsel

Progressive and liberal groups scored another victory on Tuesday when insurance giant Blue Cross Blue Shield confirmed that it was ending its relationship with the conservative American Legislative Exchange Counsel (ALEC). “This week I spoke with an executive at Blue Cross Blue Shield who told me that the company did…

‘Occupy’ protesters interrupt Chamber of Commerce health care event

On Monday morning’s agenda for protester in Washington, D.C., there was but a single priority: Occupy the Chamber of Commerce. During Blue Cross & Blue Shield CEO Scott Serota’s speech on health care at the Chamber of Commerce, a group of demonstrators interrupted with the now-common “mic check” tactic used…