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Covered California (ObamaCare) gave consumers' contact info to agents (so they can spam people)
Los Angeles Times ^ | December 6, 2013 | Chad Terhune

Posted on 12/07/2013 5:47:28 AM PST by Zakeet

Raising concerns about consumer privacy, California's health exchange has given insurance agents the names and contact information for tens of thousands of people who went online to check out coverage but didn't ask to be contacted.

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State officials said they are only trying to help potential customers find insurance and sign up in time. But some insurance brokers and consumers who were contacted said they were astonished by the state's move.

(Excerpt) Read more at latimes.com ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: California
KEYWORDS: california; healthcare; obamacare; spam

You shouldn't complain because only we're sending you spam for your own good

1 posted on 12/07/2013 5:47:28 AM PST by Zakeet
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To: Zakeet
This Obamacare news gets better and better each day.

Can't wait till it's fully implemented

2 posted on 12/07/2013 5:51:10 AM PST by LMAO ("Begging hands and Bleeding hearts will only cry out for more"...Anthem from Rush)
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To: Zakeet

This is only the start of it. Wait ‘til election season hots up and they start receiving infinite spam from Obama’s OfA, the ultimate recipient of the personal info entered into healthcare.gov.


3 posted on 12/07/2013 5:54:04 AM PST by Paine in the Neck (Socialism consumes everything)
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Moochelle's Gourmet Spam


4 posted on 12/07/2013 5:55:58 AM PST by Utah Binger (Southern Utah where the world comes to see America)
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5 posted on 12/07/2013 5:56:57 AM PST by JPG (Yes We Can morphs into Make It Hurt.)
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If this were a business, they would be fined.


6 posted on 12/07/2013 5:57:06 AM PST by I want the USA back (Media: completely irresponsible traitors. Complicit in the destruction of our country.)
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To: Zakeet

Once election season kicks in, they’ll be contacted early and often by left wing GOTV groups.


7 posted on 12/07/2013 6:14:34 AM PST by randita
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The new, higher standards for this required spam means your spam is now better. Your old spam was junk spam.


8 posted on 12/07/2013 6:35:58 AM PST by Principled (Use of a government agency as a political weapon should be responded to with the utmost vigor. [MrB])
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