Tags: "insurance"

18 Oct
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Congress At Standstill Over Reauthorizing Health Insurance For 9 Million Kids

WASHINGTON ― It’s been nearly three weeks since the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) expired and bipartisan negotiations over how to finance it appear to be at a standstill, even as several states face critical funding deadlines, which threatens the ...

13 Oct
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Trump ends key insurance subsidies, vows to dismantle Obamacare

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday pledged to dismantle Obamacare “step by step” after he scrapped subsidies to health insurers that help low-income Americans pay out-of-pocket medical expenses, a move that raised concerns about chaos in insurance ...

12 Oct
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Trump signs order to weaken Obamacare, boost bare-bones insurance

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday to weaken the Obamacare law and make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans, but the action faces possible legal challenges. Stymied in Congress by ...

11 Oct
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Trump is about to start undercutting Obamacare by relaxing insurance rules

Chris Kleponis | Pool | Getty Images U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement on health care while standing with ‘victims of Obamacare’ at The White House on July 24, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Donald Trump is planning to ...

06 Oct
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Trump eviscerates health insurance birth control mandate

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s administration on Friday eviscerated requirements under the Obamacare law that employers provide insurance to cover women’s birth control, keeping a campaign pledge that pleased his conservative Christian supporters. Administration officials said two new ...

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