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The Trump administration blocked a move that would have wrecked Obamacare

Seema Verma, the administrator for HHS’ Centres for Medicare & Medicaid Services, blocked a move by the state of Idaho that would have undermined Obamacare. Verma said that Idaho’s new plan to let insurers sell plans that did not comply with Obamacare ws not legally permissible. Health policy experts were […]
The Trump administration blocked a move that would have wrecked Obamacare
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It looks like Republicans have given up on Obamacare repeal — for now

Conservative groups connected to the powerful Koch brothers are declining to push for Obamacare repeal in 2018. The move is the latest sign Republicans are shifting their focus away from the healthcare law. Republicans in and out of Washington appear to be punting on a repeal of the Affordable Care […]
It looks like Republicans have given up on Obamacare repeal  —  for now
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Explosive new book says Trump asked why Medicare can’t just cover everyone

President Donald Trump asked aides why everyone can’t be covered under Medicare, according to a new book. The Medicare-for-all idea has been advanced in a bill offered by Sen. Bernie Sanders and Democrats. Trump also reportedly had “little or no interest” in the Obamacare repeal fight. President Donald Trump reportedly […]
Explosive new book says Trump asked why Medicare can’t just cover everyone
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The Trump administration just released its plan to deal another blow to Obamacare

The Department of Labour unveiled its proposed rule that would pave the way for association health plans. These plans would allow self-employed individuals and small businesses to join to get health insurance plans, instead of obtaining the insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace. The introduction of association health plans […]
The Trump administration just released its plan to deal another blow to Obamacare
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The GOP tax plan got a big boost from a key Republican senator

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski said that she supported the repeal of Obamacare’s individual mandate as part of the GOP’s tax plan. This is a positive for the tax bill, as there were concerns over Murkowski’s support amid proposed changes to the Affordable Care Act. Despite the support, there’s no guarantee […]
The GOP tax plan got a big boost from a key Republican senator
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