• Seeking a real patch for ObamaCare's latest mess

    3 days ago - By New York Post

    President Trump was right to call ObamaCare “a total mess” Friday, even as he added to the immediate mess by ending illegal payouts to health insurers. The Affordable Care Act ordered insurers to make special provisions to reduce co-pays and other out-of-pocket costs for lower-income ObamaCare enrollees. The law said the feds would repay the...
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  • White House action ups insurance rates in Oregon

    White House action ups insurance rates in Oregon

    3 days ago - By Miami Herald

    Oregon's business regulator on Friday ordered health insurance companies linked to the Affordable Care Act to increase rates to some of their customers in 2018 because President Donald Trump halted...
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  • Health Insurers Lost Billions in Value After President Trump's Obamacare Order

    3 days ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump ordered a halt on major key Obama-era federal payments to insurance companies late Thursday - a move that rattled health insurers.
    The six insurers tracked by the S&P 500 Managed Health Index lost a combined $14.6 billion between the market's close on Thursday and Friday. Shares of UnitedHealth Group shed 0.21%, Cigna fell 0.43%, Aetna lost nearly 1%, Humana dipped 1.5%, Anthem slid 3%, while Centene dropped 3.3%.
    That came on a day when the overall S&P 500 remained relatively flat.
    The dip for health insurers came after Trump announced late Thursday that he would...
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