Obamacare is stronger than ever - and a Trump-backed lawsuit could destroy it
October 31, 2019, Politico, Dan Goldberg - Three years into a presidency that promised to kill Obamacare, the health care law has never been stronger. Millions of people buying coverage during the enrollment period starting Friday will find that average premiums have dropped across the country. When consumers go to HealthCare.gov, they’ll be paying 4 percent less on average for the most popular health plans - with six states reporting a double-digit decline. The years of huge rate hikes and insurers abandoning the markets appear to be a thing of the past as the 10th anniversary of the law approaches next spring. Predictions of the Affordable Care Act’s demise - made by President Donald Trump himself and Democrats who criticized administration policies undermining the law - haven’t materialized.Click here to view the story.