Trump Approves Sweeping Changes to Obamacare
He’ll handle it. President Donald Trump will order a stop to nearly $7 billion in federal subsidies paid to insurers that help millions of low-income consumers afford health care. Earlier he directed federal agencies to expand access to cheaper, less comprehensive health plans. The executive orders are aimed at dismantling key parts of the Affordable Care Act–after Republicans failed to repeal the controversial policy themselves–and are expected to cause chaos in the health insurance market.