Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Another Domino Falls. Amendment One, Your Time Is Coming
BREAKING NEWS: Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina has reversed course and will now offer family coverage to same-sex couples under the Affordable Care Act. BCBSNC came under attack for pulling the domestic partner and family health insurance plans of same-sex couples who had applied for coverage under the ACA. Their original decision to cancel these plans was ironic since Blue Cross Blue Shield offers such coverage to their own employees and also includes domestic partner and same-sex family coverage in the employee plans of many of its largest clients.