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Trump admin opens door to fundamental changes in healthcare benefits

The Trump administration has opened the door to altering how healthcare benefits are provided to millions of American employees. A new rule, set to go into effect next year, will allow employers to provide workers with funds to shop for coverage on their own, an option that could dramatically upend employer-sponsored coverage. Instead of working… Read More »

Trump Wants to Neutralize Democrats on Health Care. Republicans Say Let It Go. – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — As President Trump prepares to kick off his bid for a second term this week, he is anxiously searching for a way to counter Democrats on health care, one of their central issues, even though many of his wary Republican allies would prefer he let it go for now. Since he announced his… Read More »

Trump Administration Rule Would Undo Health Care Protections For LGBTQ Patients – Kaiser Health News

This story also ran on Vice. This story can be republished for free (details). A new Trump administration proposal would change the civil rights rules dictating whether providers must care for patients who are transgender or have had an abortion. Supporters of the approach say it protects the freedom of conscience, but opponents say it… Read More »