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Health Benefits For Gay Couples In NC Cut By Blue Cross
CBS Charlotte ^ | 1/27/14

Posted on 01/28/2014 2:32:23 AM PST by SoFloFreeper

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina recently cancelled insurance polices which were previously purchased by gay and lesbian couples who opted to purchase a family insurance policy from the company.

The health insurance company opted to cancel the policies after stating that the language in the respective policies was geared more towards married couples and not gay couples. Terms such as “spouse” and “opposite sex” were used in the health insurance contracts, making them invalid.

(Excerpt) Read more at charlotte.cbslocal.com ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: North Carolina
KEYWORDS: homosexuality; obamacare; obamafail
I wish the tide was turning, but look at this from the article:

Next year, in 2015, Blue Cross plans to offer health insurance coverage under the family plan to gay couples. In order for this to be possible, Blue Cross must first revise the health insurance application to include different terminology that applies to gay couples.

1 posted on 01/28/2014 2:32:23 AM PST by SoFloFreeper
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To: SoFloFreeper

Going after 2% of the population so they can offend 98% of the population. Good marketing plan.


2 posted on 01/28/2014 3:13:18 AM PST by carriage_hill (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history, when everybody stands around reloading.)
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To: SoFloFreeper

Right. They were only cut because the terminology in them doesn’t comply with Obamacare.


3 posted on 01/28/2014 3:19:20 AM PST by ltc8k6
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