Wednesday, March 7, 2018

States resisting Trump's plan to expand access to cheaper health plans

...The Trump administration has said the rule will help give people an opportunity to buy cheaper health plans and avoid high premiums on the exchanges.

The administration also proposed a regulation that expands the duration of short-term plans from 90 days to nearly 12 months.

The other states joining New York and Massachusetts are California, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, Oregon, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.