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WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers and businesses will receive an estimated $1.3 billion in rebates from insurance companies this year, according to a new study quantifying a key early benefit of the healthcare law that President Obama signed in 2010.

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    07/2/2012 - 8:05 pm | View Link
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    04/26/2012 - 3:00 am | View Link
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    04/22/2012 - 5:25 am | View Link
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    The Democratic Party is abandoning support for the “Cadillac tax” in the healthcare reform law, leaving President Obama as one of the last defenders of the policy.
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