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Trump may not enforce individual health insurance mandate: aide | Reuters - Firstpost

Trump may not enforce individual health insurance mandate: aide | ReutersFirstpostWASHINGTON The Trump administration may no longer enforce a rule requiring individual Americans to carry health insurance or pay a penalty if they do not, a senior White House official said on SundaySpeaking on ABC's "This Week" program, Kellyanne ...and more »

With executive order, Trump tosses a 'bomb' into fragile health insurance markets - Washington Post;

With executive order, Trump tosses a 'bomb' into fragile health insurance markets - Washington Post

Washington PostWith executive order, Trump tosses a 'bomb' into fragile health insurance marketsWashington PostPresident Trump's new executive order instructing federal agencies to grant relief to constituencies affected by the Affordable Care Act has begun to reverberate throughout the nation's health-care system, injecting further uncertainty into an already ...and more »

What is Obamacare and why does Trump want to repeal it? - Metro;

What is Obamacare and why does Trump want to repeal it? - Metro

MetroWhat is Obamacare and why does Trump want to repeal it?MetroDonald Trump has only just taken over as President of the United States but he has already started work on repealing one of Barack Obama's flagship policies. The Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, has been a contentious issue in America ...and more »

Preparing for Obamacare repeal, New York makes its own birth control mandate - Vox;

Preparing for Obamacare repeal, New York makes its own birth control mandate - Vox

VoxPreparing for Obamacare repeal, New York makes its own birth control mandateVoxNew York state issued new regulations Saturday that require insurers to provide contraceptives without any cost sharing to patients. The state is preparing to preserve one of the more popular elements of the Affordable Care Act, should the law be repealed.and more »

Republican Plan To Replace Obamacare Would Turn Medicaid Over To States - OPB News;

Republican Plan To Replace Obamacare Would Turn Medicaid Over To States - OPB News

OPB NewsRepublican Plan To Replace Obamacare Would Turn Medicaid Over To StatesOPB NewsTrump adviser Kellyanne Conway said that the administration plans to move Medicaid financing to block grants administered by states. AP, Alex Brandon. Republicans plan to turn control of Medicaid over to the states as part of their replacement for the ...and more »

Guest Column: Rural health care a critical component of reform - Prescott Daily Courier

Guest Column: Rural health care a critical component of reformPrescott Daily CourierThis month, a new Congress and President take over in Washington, D.C. I'm energized by the fact that we have strong and unified leadership in both the legislative and executive branches, and I'm eager to see a free-market agenda put to work for the ...and more »

How Trump's executive order impacts future of 'Obamacare' - FederalNewsRadio.com;

How Trump's executive order impacts future of 'Obamacare' - FederalNewsRadio.com

FederalNewsRadio.comHow Trump's executive order impacts future of 'Obamacare'FederalNewsRadio.comWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's first executive order targets the sweeping “Obamacare” law by giving federal agencies broad leeway to chip away at the measure. But Trump still needs Congress to do away with the law for good.and more »

Repeal of Obamacare without a replacement would increase US debt - Columbus Dispatch;

Repeal of Obamacare without a replacement would increase US debt - Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchRepeal of Obamacare without a replacement would increase US debtColumbus DispatchWASHINGTON - Here is the problem Republicans face with their opposition to the 2010 health-care law signed by President Barack Obama: Getting rid of it without approving a substitute would increase the federal debt, provide wealthy people with a tax ...and more »

What Trump's executive order means for your health insurance - 12news.com;

What Trump's executive order means for your health insurance - 12news.com

12news.comWhat Trump's executive order means for your health insurance12news.comGREENSBORO, N.C. - On President Trump's first day in office he took action against the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, as promised. He signed an executive order to "minimize the economic burden of the Affordable Care Act pending repeal.and more »

Trump signs executive order against Obamacare - The Nation;

Trump signs executive order against Obamacare - The Nation

The NationTrump signs executive order against ObamacareThe NationWASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order aimed at limiting the "burden" of the Obamacare health law that the incoming US leader has vowed to repeal. The Trump's administration also announced its commitment to ...and more »

Trump's agenda: What do residents think the first 100 days of the new administration will bring - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Trump's agenda: What do residents think the first 100 days of the new administration will bringThe Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)CLARKSBURG — Residents of North Central West Virginia hope to see President Donald Trump follow through on the promises he made during his election campaign — with the first being repeal of the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare.” “I definitely like ...and more »

Leaders worry how ACA repeal could affect state - Carlsbad Current-Argus;

Leaders worry how ACA repeal could affect state - Carlsbad Current-Argus

Carlsbad Current-ArgusLeaders worry how ACA repeal could affect stateCarlsbad Current-ArgusWith a repeal of the Affordable Care Act possible following the inauguration of President Donald Trump, thousands of New Mexicans and Eddy County residents might be left to find a new avenue to receive insured healthcare. Democrats have criticized ...and more »

Trump order paves way for agencies to weaken health law - Reuters UK;

Trump order paves way for agencies to weaken health law - Reuters UK

Reuters UKTrump order paves way for agencies to weaken health lawReuters UKWASHINGTON President Donald Trump is ordering federal agencies to undermine Obamacare through regulatory action, a move that could weaken enforcement of the requirement for Americans to buy health coverage and give insurers leeway to drop some ...and more »

What Does Trump's Affordable Care Act Executive Order Do? - KWBU

What Does Trump's Affordable Care Act Executive Order Do?KWBUWe're going to take a break from covering the women's marches today to talk about one of President Donald Trump's first moves after taking the oath of office yesterday. President Trump signed an executive order to limit what he calls the quote, unquote ...and more »

Trump order declares 'prompt repeal' of Obamacare - The Detroit News;

Trump order declares 'prompt repeal' of Obamacare - The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsTrump order declares 'prompt repeal' of ObamacareThe Detroit NewsPresident Donald Trump signs an executive order as Vice President Mike Pence and Chief of Staff Reince Priebus look on at the White House in Washington, DC on January 20, 2017. (Photo: Jim Watson / AFP/Getty Images). President Donald Trump signed ...and more »

Editorial: Health care will cost us - Daily Press;

Editorial: Health care will cost us - Daily Press

Daily PressEditorial: Health care will cost usDaily PressThe only way a replacement, if it ever comes, can make the cost of health insurance cheaper for some — not all — of us is if we decide that not everyone should have a chance to buy coverage. That will not, however, make the cost of U.S. health care ...and more »

Nearly 400 healthcare experts tell the Senate to reject Tom Price - Daily Kos;

Nearly 400 healthcare experts tell the Senate to reject Tom Price - Daily Kos

Daily KosNearly 400 healthcare experts tell the Senate to reject Tom PriceDaily KosRep. Tom Price's (R-GA) nomination to be Secretary of Health and Human Services should be rejected for two key reasons: first, his truly stunning corruption and second, because he would be a nightmare for the health of millions of Americans. Something ...and more »

Trump signs executive order giving HHS power to waive ObamaCare's individual mandate - Hot Air

Trump signs executive order giving HHS power to waive ObamaCare's individual mandateHot AirThis is more symbolic than substantive, but a natural start to the repeal process. Sec. 2. To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Secretary of Health and Human Services (Secretary) and the heads of all other executive departments and agencies ...and more »

Trump's first executive order aims to scrap Obamacare - MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog);

Trump's first executive order aims to scrap Obamacare - MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)

MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)Trump's first executive order aims to scrap ObamacareMWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)President Donald Trump tells agencies to scale back aspects of the Affordable Care Act as a prelude to a full repeal. Donald Trump. In his first executive order, Donald Trump - the 45th president of the United States - told government agencies to scale ...and more »

National #SaveMyCare Tour Bus Makes Albany Stop - WAMC;

National #SaveMyCare Tour Bus Makes Albany Stop - WAMC

WAMCNational #SaveMyCare Tour Bus Makes Albany StopWAMCJust an hour before Friday's presidential inauguration, advocates, local lawmakers, health care professionals, faith leaders and impacted families turned out in downtown Albany to meet the National Save My Care Bus Tour for a rally opposing Republicans ...and more »