Insurer Anthem suggests it may leave Affordable Care Act by 2018

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Ed AdamczykINDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Health insurance company Anthem Inc. threatened to leave the Affordable Care Act by 2018 if financial results under the program do not improve.
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