Labor Groups Want Say In New NYC Health Plan Solicitation

Law360, New York (September 16, 2013, 6:58 PM EDT) -- New York City shouldn't be allowed to solicit new proposals from insurers to provide 1 million municipal workers with health insurance plans without input from unions, an umbrella labor group's attorney told a New York state judge during a hearing Monday.

Harry Greenberg of Greenberg Burzichelli Greenberg PC, who represents umbrella labor group Municipal Labor Committee, argued that the city was wrong to try to send out a request for proposals to vendors earlier this year without the consent of the committee, which negotiates health care issues...
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