Trump Tackles the ACA Alone

After multiple congressional efforts to repeal/replace/modify the Affordable Care Act failed due to partisan and inter-party disagreements, President Donald Trump recently issued an Executive Order and then announced an end to Cost Sharing Subsidies to force change. The order, titled “Promoting Healthcare Choice and Competition Across the United States,” directed regulatory agencies to focus on three areas, with the goal of facilitating the purchase of insurance across state lines and providing high-quality care at affordable prices. Expand Access to Association Health Plans: The goal is to allow small employers to pool their risk together in an effort to have access… Full Story