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How Donald Trump Can Begin to Dismantle Obamacare on Day One

Even as a GOP-led Congress irons out its own plans for the repeal and replacement of Obamacare, President Donald Trump could begin the demise of Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law on the very first day of his presidency.

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Wisconsin Dems Want Insurance Companies Monitored on Premium Hike

Two Wisconsin Democrats are proposing a bill that would force insurance companies to give consumers 60 days’ notice before a rate increase could be implemented and also force the state Office of the Commissioner of Insurance to hold public hearings if the companies wanted to raise rates over 10%.

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Physicians Slam SCOTUS Decision: ‘Keeps Obamacare on Life Support at Taxpayer Expense’

“Obamacare itself destroys true insurance and places additional crushing burdens on those who provide actual care,” said Dr. Jane Orient, executive director of AAPS, in a press release. “This can’t be fixed by forcing taxpayers to pay a chunk of some people’s unaffordable premiums. What the Court has done is to further undermine the rule of law.”