Senators Alexander (R-TN) and Murray (D-WA) introduced a bill that restores funding for cost-sharing reduction payments and provides more flexibility for states to seek waivers to ACA requirements. The bill, in its current form, if signed into law could immediately settle an increasingly unstable individual market. Learn more.
Trump signs health care executive order
President Donald Trump signed an executive order today designed to make it easier for small businesses to band together to purchase health insurance through association plans. The order will also relax restrictions on short-term health plans and allow consumers to pay premiums using health reimbursement arrangements.
New York Post (10/12), The Hill (10/11), The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model) (10/11