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Trump’s CSR Sabotage In the Headlines

By October 13, 2017No Comments

Trump’s CSR Sabotage In the Headlines

Late last night, President Trump announced he was cutting off the Affordable Care Act’s cost-sharing reduction payments, paving the way for massive premium increases and potentially sowing chaos in the country’s health care marketplace. How is this being described? Take a look for yourself…

Washington Post: Throwing a bomb into the insurance markets, Trump now owns the broken health-care system

NPR: Trump Administration To End Obamacare Subsidies For The Poor

Axios: ​Trump takes a sledgehammer to the ACA

Washington Post: Trump moves from firing shots at Obamacare to all-out war

Washington Post: Trump’s not going to be able to avoid blame for kneecapping Obamacare

Politico: Trump does more to undercut Obamacare in one day than Congress did all year

Vox: Trump will pull Obamacare subsidies in another attack on health law

Vox: Trump’s acting like Obamacare is just politics. It’s people’s lives.

New York Daily News: Trump to scrap Obamacare subsidies designed to help low-income Americans

New York Times: Trump to Scrap Critical Health Care Subsidies, Hitting Obamacare Again

Talking Points Memo: Trump Admin Ends Key O’care Payments In Latest Move To Undermine Law

Health Affairs: Administration’s Ending Of Cost-Sharing Reduction Payments Likely To Roil Individual Markets

Forbes: Trump’s End To Obamacare Subsidies Hurts Patients, Not Insurers

Vice: Trump just made healthcare more expensive for millions of people

Bloomberg: Trump Cuts Off Health-Insurer Subsidy, Threatening Obamacare Chaos

CNBC: Obamacare bombshell: Trump kills key payments to health insurers

MSNBC: Trump goes to war against his own country’s health care system

Slate: Trump Will Reportedly Cut Vital Obamacare Subsidy, Potentially Throwing Marketplaces into Upheaval

Salon: Donald Trump unwittingly admits he’s sabotaging health care

Politico: Trump will scrap critical Obamacare subsidies

Real Vail: Obamacare now Trumpcare as president moves on his own to gut Affordable Care Act

Cleveland Plain Dealer: Trump to stop paying insurers, putting Obamacare in limbo

NBC News: White House Says It Will End Key Obamacare Subsidies to Insurers

Reuters: Trump scraps key Obamacare subsidies, urges Democrats to fix ‘broken mess’