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Once Again, the Trump Administration Tries to Take Away Your Health Care

It’s happening again. The Trump administration is attacking the Affordable Care Act (the ACA, or Obamacare). Only this time, the approach isn’t piecemeal, and it doesn’t arrive via Congress. Instead, it’s a full-on effort to repeal the entire health care law by declaring it unconstitutional. Specifically, the Department of Justice, under the guidance of the… Read More »

Trump administration to expand use of HRAs to individual marketplace

The government is releasing a proposed rule to expand the use of employer-funded, tax-advantaged accounts called health reimbursement arrangements. Currently, a health reimbursement arrangement allows employers to reimburse employees for out-of-pocket medical expenses. The Obama Administration had limited their use. The Trump administration, through a rule to be published Monday, proposes to expand the use… Read More »