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Salem News
Obamacare continues to limp along its waysuch as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges
Obamacare continues to limp along its way
Salem News / Posted 7 minutes ago
such as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges in most states. Others, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, are reducing their involvement. Aetna has lost $430 million in individual policies since January 2014;... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Obama: A Mess Of A Legacysuch as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges
Obama: A Mess Of A Legacy
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 minutes ago
such as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges in most states. Others, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, are reducing their involvement. Aetna has lost $430 million in individual policies since January 2014;... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
DesJarlais offers dire prognosis for Obamacareto keep the system in business. Cigna was given permission to boost its rates
DesJarlais offers dire prognosis for Obamacare
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
to keep the system in business. Cigna was given permission to boost its rates an average of 46.3 percent. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee was granted an average 62 percent increase. Republicans saw the insurers' actions as further proof... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Catholic Hospital Refuses to Remove IUD From Bleeding Womanin pain and bleeding with only a few options. Her insurance would not cover any
Catholic Hospital Refuses to Remove IUD From Bleeding Woman
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 12 hours ago
in pain and bleeding with only a few options. Her insurance would not cover any costs from urgent care services since her Blue Shield policy would only cover facilities within the all-Catholic network and she couldn’t afford $1000 emergency room... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Latest Numbers Factor in Arkansas Medicaid Debate (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)on the state's exchange lowered their proposed rate increases for the coming ye
Latest Numbers Factor in Arkansas Medicaid Debate (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 hours ago
on the state's exchange lowered their proposed rate increases for the coming year. The largest, Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield cut its proposal from 14.7 percent to 9.7 percent. Plan premiums will increase an average of about 9.1 and are... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
DesJarlais faces Obamacare dilemma if Clinton wins White Houseto keep the system in business. Cigna was given permission to boost its rates
DesJarlais faces Obamacare dilemma if Clinton wins White House
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 hours ago
to keep the system in business. Cigna was given permission to boost its rates an average of 46.3 percent. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee was granted an average 62 percent increase. Republicans saw the insurers' actions as further proof... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stephanie Funk McCratica job with Premier itself. She turned out to be good at matching people with jo
Stephanie Funk McCratic
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
a job with Premier itself. She turned out to be good at matching people with jobs. Recruited away by Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield, she helped the massive health insurance provider hire 1,000 people to work with the elderly on Medicare. That's... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Insurance — you are truly Tony Soprano to meis just going to tighten his fist every year. For instance, consider that Anthe
Insurance — you are truly Tony Soprano to me
The Madison County Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
is just going to tighten his fist every year. For instance, consider that Anthem (stock symbol ANTM), which owns Blue Cross/Blue Shield, was at $129.29 per share Monday. And think about this: is your leg surgery more important to Blue Cross than... Read more
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NJ Biz
Editorial: Chances of alleviating Obamacare problems are as slim as insurance optionsOscar Health that it is withdrawing from the Garden State leaves just a handful
Editorial: Chances of alleviating Obamacare problems are as slim as insurance options
NJ Biz / Posted yesterday
Oscar Health that it is withdrawing from the Garden State leaves just a handful of major players, like Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield and AmeriHealth, competing for customers on the exchange. And it’s part of a larger pattern — UnitedHealthcare... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Business Watch: Visit Kansas' 26 state parks for free on October 1Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas wants to send Kansans outdoors Oct. 1 at the s
Business Watch: Visit Kansas' 26 state parks for free on October 1
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas wants to send Kansans outdoors Oct. 1 at the state’s 26 state parks. The company announced last week it will sponsor the Healthy Trails Adventure Day for the second year. “On Sat. Oct. 1, we are offering free... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
It's Your Business for Topeka area: August 27, 20162009, five; and Dana Johnson, 2002, one. Jeremy Ignoto and Sharon Carter have
It's Your Business for Topeka area: August 27, 2016
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
2009, five; and Dana Johnson, 2002, one. Jeremy Ignoto and Sharon Carter have received top honors from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas for outstanding performances during the second quarter of 2016. Ignoto received the distinguished group... Read more
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Daily Record
Jets, Giants fans celebrate football together"They're not allowed to stand in our shade." She teased Tim Price of Hillsborou
Jets, Giants fans celebrate football together
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
"They're not allowed to stand in our shade." She teased Tim Price of Hillsborough, a former coworker at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, "You're a user Giants fan." Replied Price, who had joined her at three or four games over the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Free State Park Day encourages healthy outdoor recreationfamily memories, promote a healthy body and even help you live longer. The stat
Free State Park Day encourages healthy outdoor recreation
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
family memories, promote a healthy body and even help you live longer. The state’s largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas (BCBSKS), is teaming up with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism to sponsor Healthy... Read more
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Business Insider
The Democrats are failing ObamacareThe news in Arizona has only worsened since then. Blue Cross Blue Shield, which
The Democrats are failing Obamacare
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
The news in Arizona has only worsened since then. Blue Cross Blue Shield, which had been the only carrier submitting 2017 insurance plans for all of Arizona’s counties—at an average requested premium increase of 64.9 percent—pulled its options for... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lemonade Brigade's helping handcosts of health care. An analysis released Wednesday by the Illinois Department
Lemonade Brigade's helping hand
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
costs of health care. An analysis released Wednesday by the Illinois Department of Insurance revealed that only Blue Cross Blue Shield plans operated by the Health Care Services Corp. will be available for McHenry County residents shopping for... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
More realities of Obamacaresuch as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges
More realities of Obamacare
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
such as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges in most states. Others, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, are reducing their involvement. Aetna has lost $430 million in individual policies since January 2014;... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Obamacare is not turning out as promisedsuch as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges
Obamacare is not turning out as promised
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
such as Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana are exiting the Obamacare exchanges in most states. Others, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, are reducing their involvement. Aetna has lost $430 million in individual policies since January 2014;... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Volunteers make a difference during ‘Day of Caring'on packing food bags for kids at the Food Bank for the Heartland. Employees wi
Volunteers make a difference during ‘Day of Caring'
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
on packing food bags for kids at the Food Bank for the Heartland. Employees with Bergman Incentives and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska were contributing to this national day of giving. "We said, hey let's all do it,” said David... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Montgomery allergist weighs-in on how to cut cost of EpiPenin Montgomery. He says currently most patients in Alabama do not have to worry
Montgomery allergist weighs-in on how to cut cost of EpiPen
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
in Montgomery. He says currently most patients in Alabama do not have to worry about the price hike because Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama is still choosing to pay for the medication. "We have a lot of patients that aren't insured as well... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Montgomery allergist weighs-in on how to cut cost of EpiPenin Montgomery. He says currently most patients in Alabama do not have to worry
Montgomery allergist weighs-in on how to cut cost of EpiPen
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
in Montgomery. He says currently most patients in Alabama do not have to worry about the price hike because Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama is still choosing to pay for the medication. "We have a lot of patients that aren't insured as well... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Be Well Utah, Senior FocusJavascript to watch this video SALT LAKE CITY - Fox 13 is partnering with the
Be Well Utah, Senior Focus
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
Javascript to watch this video SALT LAKE CITY - Fox 13 is partnering with the University of Utah, and Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield for the 8th annual "Be Well Utah, a Family Health Week" campaign. The campaign has sponsored events all week to... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Republican Primary Candidatesrates of 22.4 % were approved for Plan Year 2016 in the individual health insur
The Republican Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
rates of 22.4 % were approved for Plan Year 2016 in the individual health insurance market for Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware. Now they are requesting a 32.5% increase for 2017. Are you frustrated about the increasing cost of... Read more
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Dover Post
The Republican Primary Candidatesrates of 22.4 % were approved for Plan Year 2016 in the individual health insur
The Republican Primary Candidates
Dover Post / Posted 2 days ago
rates of 22.4 % were approved for Plan Year 2016 in the individual health insurance market for Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware. Now they are requesting a 32.5% increase for 2017. Are you frustrated about the increasing cost of... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. Best Takes Various Rating Actions on Cambia Health Solutions, Inc. Affiliates(ICR) to “a” from “a-” of Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon (Regence BCBSO
A.M. Best Takes Various Rating Actions on Cambia Health Solutions, Inc. Affiliates
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
(ICR) to “a” from “a-” of Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon (Regence BCBSO) (Portland, OR) and Regence BlueCross Blue Shield of Utah (Regence BCBSUT) (Salt Lake City, UT). The outlook for each rating has been revised to negative from... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona consumers fret as 'Obamacare' insurance options dwindleHealth Net will offer plans only in Pima County next year, according to state D
Arizona consumers fret as 'Obamacare' insurance options dwindle
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Health Net will offer plans only in Pima County next year, according to state Department of Insurance filings. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Arizona's health insurance mainstay, announced in June that steep financial losses had prompted it to... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Frederic named fundraiserand 2011 respectively. Frederic most recently served as strategic projects and
Frederic named fundraiser
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
and 2011 respectively. Frederic most recently served as strategic projects and communications manager for Blue Cross & Blue Shield in Jackson. Frederic has been vice president of public relations for the Master’s of Business Administration... Read more
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The Hill
State officials under pressure to OK ObamaCare premium hikesWayne Goodwin, said he is concerned that there could be areas of his state with
State officials under pressure to OK ObamaCare premium hikes
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Wayne Goodwin, said he is concerned that there could be areas of his state with no ObamaCare options. Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, currently set to be the only option in much of the state, has said it is waiting to see... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
POLITICS & PINTS TRIVIA EVENT HOSTED BY THE WASHINGTON POST’S CHRIS CILLIZZA ADDED TO 2016 TEXAS TRIBUNE FESTIVAL PROGRAM - The sixth annual Festival The Texas Tribune’s signature event will be held Sept. 23-25 on the campus of the University of...Educators (ATPE), AT&T, the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, the
POLITICS & PINTS TRIVIA EVENT HOSTED BY THE WASHINGTON POST’S CHRIS CILLIZZA ADDED TO 2016 TEXAS TRIBUNE FESTIVAL PROGRAM - The sixth annual Festival The Texas Tribune’s signature event will be held Sept. 23-25 on the campus of the University of...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Educators (ATPE), AT&T, the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, the Beer Alliance of Texas, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, The Boeing Company, CenterPoint Energy, Comcast, CPS Energy, Deloitte, Doctor's Hospital at... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Healthcare costs suppressed by ACAworkers' contributions to family coverage have increased 83 percent since 2005
Healthcare costs suppressed by ACA
Minot Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
workers' contributions to family coverage have increased 83 percent since 2005 and 24 percent since 2010. Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, the state's largest health insurer and a participant in the Marketplace, has seen the annual... Read more
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Providence Business News
Health reform needs more reformI do earnestly hope they avail themselves of such expertise in the redoing. •
Health reform needs more reform
Providence Business News / Posted 3 days ago
I do earnestly hope they avail themselves of such expertise in the redoing. • James E. Purcell is the former CEO of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island. He is also an attorney and operates a national consulting practice on workplace wel... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
In network or out of network? Here’s help if you’re looking for a new doctorfinding was confirmed this month when the Department of Managed Health Care (DM
In network or out of network? Here’s help if you’re looking for a new doctor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
finding was confirmed this month when the Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) announced that Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of California – which were previously fined for inaccuracies in their Covered California provider directories –... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, city saved by sandbag wall
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Gov sees flooded subdivision, SW city saved by sandbag wallthat they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisian
Gov sees flooded subdivision, SW city saved by sandbag wall
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
that they can get extensions on state taxes due in August and later. -Louisiana's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, has relaxed some restrictions to ensure that customers affected by the recent flooding can get health care,... Read more
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