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BREAKING: Trump signs executive order aiming to hobble the Obamacare marketplace

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday that would allow healthy people to buy cheaper health insurance if they are unsatisfied with plans offered on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace. Why? Because the plans under the executive order offer much more limited coverage.

Following the Republicans’ failure to pass their latest Obamacare repeal measure last month, Trump is using his executive authority to accomplish what Republicans couldn’t. Under the GOP bill, ACA enrollees would be offered lackluster plans, with cheap premiums — plans that would be unusable for people with a pre-existing condition or people who later develop a medical condition because plans fail to cover what they need. Many senators expressed concern about the impact of the legislation on vulnerable populations. …

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