Republican Promises Of Preexisting Conditions Protections Ring Hollow

October 09, 2018
Republicans within the Trump administration are clamoring to show support for the Affordable Care Act's coverage of preexisting conditions before the midterm elections hit, but several health care experts say the declarations are mainly empty promises and lack substance. Both House and Senate Republicans released last-minute legislation to protect coverage for preexisting conditions in case the popular provision is slashed in HHS V. United States, an ongoing lawsuit in Texas where the Department of Justice said the ACA's preexisting conditions...

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