Trump Plans to Stop Paying Health Insurance Subsidies

In a brash move likely to roil insurance markets, President Donald Trump plans to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law that he has been trying to unravel for months.

 

Two people familiar with the decision described the plan late Thursday night, seeking anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly.

 

The White House said in a statement that the government can not legally continue to pay the so-called cost sharing subsidies because they lack a formal authorization by Congress. The administration has been making the payments from...
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