White House officials on Sunday said they’re open to removing from the Senate tax reform package a provision to scrap the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate if it becomes an “impediment” to passing a broader tax bill.
Five million people will decide they no longer want free government health care if Congress scraps Obamacare’s individual mandate that currently forces them to obtain coverage, says the Congressional Budget Office.
California regulators have issued temporary rules governing the state’s voter-approved recreational marijuana marketplace in anticipation of retail weed sales becoming legal in less than two months.
For the first time, doctors have accurately diagnosed severe brain damage in a living former NFL player, opening new avenues for detecting and treating chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a degenerative disorder caused by multiple concussions.
Half the public will blame President Trump and Republicans if Obamacare enrollment dips this year, according to a nonpartisan poll that says more Americans are holding the GOP responsible for the law’s fate than Democrats who crafted and passed the stumbling program.