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Business Insider has a story saying that Walmart employees are "furious" over changes to its health insurance policies, as the company announced last week that it will cease offering coverage to part-time employees working less than 30 hours per week.

Some excerpts:

- "'Most of the employees where I work are struggling as it is and to take away more of the very meager benefits we get is atrocious,' said one associate who works at the West Point, Mississippi Wal-Mart store…"

- "A part-time worker at the Wentzville, Missouri store said, 'While this is a cost cutting [move] for Wal-Mart, is it a slam in the face for employees. Just another thing they are taking away from them.' She said she works two jobs and has a health insurance plan with her full-time employer, so the changes won't affect her directly. 

"But she's concerned about how this will impact her co-workers who are 'barely — and I mean barely — keeping their heads above water, even after working for Wal-Mart for almost 20 years,' she said."
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