Many Trump supporters who received coverage through the Affordable Care Act said they were overwhelmed by out-of-pocket costs and high deductibles, according to a survey from the Kaiser Family Foundation.
A former Republican lawmaker who led the charge to repeal Obamacare while in Congress has now come out to say it will not happen.
Former Aetna CEO Ronald Williams said that the Affordable Care Act was flawed and that the exchanges are unsustainable, in an interview with CNBC.
Fox News announced on Tuesday that Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, an architect of the Affordable Care Act, has been hired as a contributor to Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network.
Vox asked Twitter users on Wednesday for stories on how the Affordable Care Act affected their lives, appearing to expect positive responses about former President Obama’s chief legislative achievement.
Sen. Rand Paul (R., Ky.) stormed out of a meeting Tuesday with other Senate Republicans and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) on repealing the Affordable Care Act, saying afterward that he heard “undesirable” replacement plans at the gathering.
Humana is the first major insurer to announce it will drop out of the Obamacare exchanges in 2018.
One of the co-ops created through the Affordable Care Act will see premiums rise as much as 40 percent, Kaiser Health News reported.