Trump's Plan for Cheaper Insurance Could Have Hidden Costs

Trump's Plan for Cheaper Insurance Could Have Hidden Costs
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President Trump's plan to expand access to skimpy short-term health insurance policies, as an alternative to the Affordable Care Act, would affect more people and cost the government more money than the administration estimated, an independent federal study says.

The study, by Medicare's chief actuary, suggests that the new policies would appeal mainly to healthy people, including many who have had comprehensive coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

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