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Wellpoint Spending Thousands To Protect Republicans Against Wisconsin Recalls

By Igor Volsky on August 4, 2011 at 11:05 am

"Wellpoint Spending Thousands To Protect Republicans Against Wisconsin Recalls"


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In what could be an effort to weaken the new health regulations that states will be issuing as a result of the Affordable Care Act, Wellpoint — the nation’s largest health insurer — “is among the top donors to Republican organizations” pouring money into Wisconsin’s eight legislative recalls. The company has given $450,000 to the Republican State Leadership Committee and $250,000 to the Republican Governors Association.

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