Statement from BCBSNC President and CEO Brad Wilson regarding President Obama’s November 14 Remarks about the Affordable Care Act:

“We had already been actively exploring options to provide some relief to customers who were faced with losing a plan they liked.  This additional flexibility could help insurers take steps to protect their customers for another year.”

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