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  1. Supporters of the Affordable Care Act gather in front of the U.S Supreme Court during a rally March 4, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Supreme Court was scheduled to hear oral arguments in the case of King v. Burwell that could determine the fate of health ca

    The Trump Administration Announces Proposed Changes To The Affordable Care Act

    Years to build, seconds to break, and forever to repair. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced their proposal for reforms to the ACA, with the aim of “stabilizing the individual and small group health insurance markets.” The proposed changes include cutting 2018’s time period for open enrolment in half, and lowering the minimum standard of care required for insurers to qualify at one of the levels of coverage offered under the program. It’s a massive departure from the Obama-era goal of investing in growth by encouraging enrollment. 

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