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WellPoint CEO is grilled

Wall Street Journal, May 19, 2010

Pressure is mounting on WellPoint Inc. Chief Executive Angela Braly, who faced tough questions about the health insurer's practices at its annual shareholders meeting before the gathering ended abruptly after a director collapsed. Braly is trying to quell concerns about her company's highly public feud with the Obama administration over its pricing practices and allegations—which Wellpoint disputesthat the company drops coverage for women with breast cancer, the Wall Street Journal reports.