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reporters Alvin Tran and Sarah Barr write: "As chairman and CEO, Bruce Bodaken led Blue Shield of California to become one of the fastest growing health plans in the state – it currently has more than 3 million members. But after 12 years of service, the 61-year-old recently announced his plans to retire at the end of 2012. ... Bodaken's views on the health law and the current state of the insurance industry were among the many topics during a recent interview with Kaiser Health News" (Tran and Barr, 12/19). Read the story
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