A likely Trump administration proposal: health insurance subsidies for everyone

Dan Gorenstein Nov 29, 2016
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Rep. Tom Price, a surgeon by training, is one of the biggest critics of the Affordable Care Act. Alex Wong/Getty Images

A likely Trump administration proposal: health insurance subsidies for everyone

Dan Gorenstein Nov 29, 2016
Rep. Tom Price, a surgeon by training, is one of the biggest critics of the Affordable Care Act. Alex Wong/Getty Images
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President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Republican Rep. Tom Price of Georgia to become the next secretary of Health and Human Services.

Price, a surgeon by training, has been one of the loudest and most ambitious critics of the Affordable Care Act, even introducing a nearly 250-page replacement plan. One core principle in Price’s proposal: the idea that everyone in the country will get a subsidy to buy insurance. 

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