Health Insurance Frustrations Emerging As Campaign Issue

Insurance premiums are poised to spike just before the election.

As health insurance companies set rates for 2019, the country is about to be reminded of one of President Trump’s…

If you listened to President Trump last December, you might think that Obamacare was repealed. In reality, Republicans repealed the law’s individual mandate, but left most of the ACA intact. Repeal of the mandate without fixing the rest of the law might actually worsen the problem of rising premiums as young, healthy insureds flee from the expensive policies still mandated by Obamacare.